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but also about our good work.” East Bengal general secretariat Kalyan Majumdar confirmed. we tend to imagine a perfect relationship as one where those involved are always on the same page. He was answering written questions submitted by Reuters. Power play Pakistans prime ministerYousuf Raza Gilaniinaugurated work on the worlds highest concrete damon the Indus The News reported on October 19 that Gilaniin Khyber-Pakhtunkhwacalled it a lifeline of Pakistan that would help meet its electricity and agricultural infrastructure requirements This comes less than a week after a major expansion project of the Mangla Dam in PoKs Mirpur was inaugurated by Gilani For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Prashant Pandey | Allahabad | Published: October 19 2015 12:33 am Related News IN what could be seen as an indictment of the ruling Samajwadi Party the Allahabad High Court termed the hurried manner in which Dr Anil Kumar Yadav was appointed as the chairman Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) as a case of “conferment of political largesse” The High Court had on October 14 set aside Yadav’s appointment as the UPPSC chief terming it “ultra vires” of Article 316 of the Constitution The judgement order passed by a Division Bench of Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud and Justice Yashwant Varma on a PIL filed by Satish Kumar Singh became available on Friday The court in its order pointed out several facts that point towards Yadav’s appointment being political Share This Article Related Article “Another aspect which cannot be overlooked is the bio-data contains on the first page itself an indication that it was received from the Samajwadi Party Central office on March 21 2013 at 554 pm on facsimile the telephone number being indicated therein” the order read Yadav had taken over as UPPSC chairman a few days later on April 2 2013 “The receipt of the bio-data from the central office of the ruling political party in the state the manner in which the process of nomination was rushed through establish the manner in which the process of appointment has been subverted to choose a hand-picked candidate Far from being transparent and objective the process has degenerated into the conferment of a largesse” the bench said The court also took note of the fact that the officer on special duty (department of personnel) sent out a communication to the Mainpuri’s district magistrate (DM) seeking background verification of Yadav “within a day” on March 29 2013 The verification including the clearance from the tehsildar sub-divisional magistrate DM and the SSP along with submission of an affidavit by Yadav himself in which he gave a clean chit to himself was done within a day And that too on a Sunday Yadav’s appointment was formalised on April 2 2013 The court also said that there was no tearing hurry for the state to appoint a new chairman and the entire exercise was geared to favour just “one hand-picked person” Further the court took cognizance of the fact that Yadav’s verification was not complete As per the Samajwadi Party government’s own Government Order verification has to be conducted not only at the place of posting of the person concerned but also at his native place There were criminal cases registered against Yadav in Agra his native district In fact when he became member of the UPPSC (during the Samajwadi Party’s rule from 2002-2007) his antecedents were checked both at Mainpuri where he was posted as principal of a degree college and also at Agra Apart from the criminal cases Yadav was even externed from the district for his alleged involvement in criminal activities He was also booked under the Goonda Act The court noted that after being externed in 1986 Yadav appealed against it in the office of the additional commissioner (Agra) There he submitted that he was working as an employee in MCD in New Delhi while at the same time; he was also drawing salary as a teacher in a college in Mathura The Additional Commissioner cancelled the externment proceedings On Yadav’s behalf some of the pleas state government took were: (a) Criminal cases were registered against him during student days and he was also acquitted in most of them Also they had no bearing on his current holding of the charge (b) He had already served as a member of the UPPSC for a full term Therefore it cannot be said that he could not be considered a suitable candidate for the post of Chairman (c) He has already served the term for over two-and-a-half years and should not be removed The court rejected all the contentions of the state government It pointed out that out of the 83 bio-datas that were received by the department of personnel no deliberations on the remaining 82 names was carried out The contention of the state government that he had already served as a member did not hold water with the court as it pointed out that the person on the serial No 77 too had been a member of the UPPSC The court said: “There has been absolutely no application of mind to merits of other competing candidates who formed part of the available pool of candidates who had expressed their willingness for appointment One name alone was hand-picked” The court clarified that it was not concerned with the question whether any of the remaining 82 were more competent than Yadav Citing several Supreme Court orders the Bench said: “A declaration of invalidity can be issued where the process leading up to the appointment of a person to a constitutional or statutory post is arbitrary or violative of Article 14 (of the Constitution) As the Supreme Court has emphasised the object and purpose of judicial review is to determine as to whether the decision-making process has been fair transparent and in a manner consistent with Article 14” The court while rejecting the contention of the state government that he has already completed a part of his tenure said: “The appointment was ultra vires of Article 316 of the Constitution Constitutional illegalities are not sanctified by the passage of time” For all the latest Lucknow News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Surat | Published: October 14 2016 8:06 pm Tripura bowler Rana Dutta and teammates celebrate wicket of Services Soumik Chatterjee (Source: PTI) Top News Jammu and Kashmir put themselves in the driver’s seat by setting Goa an improbable 412 to win on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group C match at the Lalabhai Contractor Stadium on Friday Starting at an overnight score of 43 for 5 Goa’s first innings folded for 77 with Samiullah Beigh (1/26) Ram Dayal (4/15) and Umar Nazir (3/10) being the wicket takers Jammu and Kashmir then quickly amassed 261 in 613 overs riding on half-centuries by Ian Dev Singh (64) Puneet Bist (87) and a 57-ball 48 by opener SP Khajuria (48) to set Goa a victory target of 412 Chasing the target Goa were 22-0 in 10 overs still needing 390 runs with 10 wickets remaining and two days to go For Goa Amit Yadav (3/70) and AG Pandrekar (3/39) were the top wicket-takers while SS Bandekar (2/33) and SB Jakati (1/70) and DW Misal (1/21) were the other contributors Earlier Gao lost their sixth wicket when Bandekar was dismissed by Beigh In the next over Amit Yadavwas caught by Khajuria of Dayal’s bowling SB Jakati (3) and SS Dubhashi (15) then batted for seven overs before the former was sent packing by Nazir and after three balls Pandrekar too was removed Dubhashi was the last man dismissed in the 31st over by Dayal J&K also didn’t have a good start in their second innings as opener Adil Reshi was trapped infront of wicket by Bandekar in the 3rd over Khajuria and Singh then added 55 runs when the opener was caught by Misal of Amit’s bowling as they slipped to 68-2 in 152 overs Bandeep Singh (6) was the next to go when he was caught by Kamat of Pandrekar Parvez Rasool too didn’t stay long as he was dismissed for naught by Pandrekar with Dubhashi managing a stumping Skipper Mithun Manhas (12) was adjudged LBW by Amit just after J&K had crossed the 100-mark Singh and Bisht then added 81 runs before the the former was removed by Bandekar In the next over R Dayal also perished as J&K slumped to 187-7 in 463 overs Bisht took J&K across the 200-mark but lost Beigh (3) in the 52nd over He also ensured J&K reach 250 when he ended by giving a catch to Alemao off Jakati Nazir was the last man to be dismissed Brief Score: Jammu & Kashmir 1st innings: 227 Goa 1st innings: 77 (SA Asnodkar 18; R Dayal 4/15) Jammu & Kashmir 2nd innings: 261 (P Bist 87; A Pandrekar 3/39) Goa 2nd innings: 22/0 in 10 overs Jalaj Saxena fiver gives Kerala edge over HP Off-spinner Jalaj Saxena grabbed five wickets for 53 runs to give Kerala a slight edge over Himachal Pradesh on the second day of their Group C Ranji Trophy clash on Friday Kerala resumed their first innings at 163 for 4 but were all out for 248 with Sachin Baby top-scoring with an agonisingly slow 61 which came from 209 balls None of the other Kerala batsmen could contribute with substantial scores Saxena then led the Kerala bowling charge to restrict Himachal to 198 for 8 at stumps Himachal now trail by 50 runs with two first innings wickets in hand Opener Prashant Chopra was the main contribute for Himachal with a 79-ball 60 while none of his colleagues could make a substantial contribution Brief Scores: Kerala: 248 all out in 1071 overs (Sachin Baby 61; Rishi Dhawan 4/66) Himachal Pradesh: 198 for 8 in 56 overs (Prashant Chopra 60; Jalaj Saxena 5/53) Haryana reach 236-4 against Hyderabad in Ranji Trophy Nitin Saini (61) and Shubham Rohilla (60) blasted twin half centuries to power Haryana to 236 for 4 against Hyderabad on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group C match at Keenan Stadium on Friday Riding on a superlative batting display by its top-order Haryana grabbed a lead of 45 runs with six wickets still remaining in their first innings At the draw of stumps Chaitanya Bishnoi (47) and Rohit Sharma (7) were at the crease In reply to Hyderabad’s first innings total of 191 Haryana produced a superb 126-run opening partnership to lay the foundation for a big score Saini hit six boundaries in his 158-ball innings while Rohilla blasted 10 fours in his 130-ball stay Mohammed Siraj broke the partnership in the 44th over when he trapped Rohilla for an LBW and then in the 55th over Hassan had cleaned up Saini as Haryana were reduced to 138-2 Himanshu Rana (22) and Bishnoi then added 35 runs before the former was dismissed by Hassan Rajat Paliwal (18) and Bishnoi then took Haryana across the 200-mark before the former was removed by Siraj Brief Score: Hyderabad 1st innings: 191 Haryana 1st innings: 236-4 in 95 overs (N Saini 61; M Siraj 2/37) For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: June 1 2013 3:14 am Related News THE state election commission on Friday justified its stand that the state police is under its control during the panchayat poll process by citing several Supreme Court orders and Article 324 and 243 K of the Constitutionwhich vest the power to the election commission to control the administration during the election process After the commission issued the poll notification on May 27it announced that the police would act under the panel till the conclusion of the election But the Trinamool Congress government sought an explanation from the commission as to under what provisions of law the police would act under the poll panel during the poll process Today in its replythe commission replied: The state election commission has the absolute power to control the police and administration during the election. we can’t find her now, and missed a golden opportunity to equalise. 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