S.K.Dheri Vs. Mukesh
Prakash  INSC 2137 (11 December 2008)
JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO.740 OF 2001 S.K. Dheri ...Appellant(s) Versus
Mukesh Prakash ...Respondent(s) O R D E R Heard learned counsel appearing on
behalf of the appellant.
By the impugned
order, the Central Administrative Tribunal, Principal Bench, New Delhi [for
short, "the Tribunal"] has convicted the appellant under Section 17
of the Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985, read with Section 12 of the Contempt
of Courts Act, 1971, and sentenced him to undergo simple imprisonment for a
period of one month. Hence, this appeal.
directions in the order dated 6th October, 1999, passed in O.A. No.983 of 1995
by the Tribunal have been complied with. In view of this, we are of the view
that it would be just and expedient to set aside the impugned order.
appeal is allowed, impugned order rendered by the Tribunal is set aside and the
contempt proceeding initiated against the appellant is dropped.