At, Central Administrative Tribunal Guwahati Bench Guwahati
By, THE HONOURABLE MRS. MANJULA DAS
By, JUDICIAL MEMBER & THE HONOURABLE MR. NEKKHOMANG NEIHSIAL
By, ADMINISTRATIVE MEMBER
For the Applicant: D.N. Sarma, Advocate. For the Respondents: ------
Nekkhomang Neihsial, Member (A).
1. This O.A. has been filed by the applicant through Sri D.N. Sarma, learned counsel along with Misc. Application No. 040/00158/2019 for condonation of delay.
2. On perusal of the documents, it seen that the applicant was issued charge sheet under Memo No. F1- 3/2015-16/DA dated 08.06.2016 for having misappropriated of Govt. cash to the tune of Rs. 6,21,000/- . The Inquiry Authority found the alleged charges ‘proved’ vide his report dated 11.01.2017. Accordingly, the Disciplinary Authority, vide order dated 21.03.2017, imposed a penalty of ‘Compulsory Retirement from Service’ under Rule 12 of CCS (CCA) Rules, 1965. Part of the misappropriated amount i.e. Rs. 1,39,252/- was also recovered from the encashment of leave salary of the applicant. The appeal made by the applicant on 13.05.2017, has been rejected by the Appellate Authority on 13.09.2017.
3. As regards the Misc. Application No. 040/00158/2019 for condonation of delay, it is observed that the delay has been occurred for more than 770 days. No justifiable reason has been submitted by the learned counsel for the applicant for condoning the delay of 774 days.
4. Keeping in view of the above, we
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do not find any merit in the M.A. as well as OA. Accordingly, both the petitions are, hereby dismissed. 5. No order as to costs.