Anupriya Singh vs Union Of India And Ors. on 10 November, 2016

1. The petitioner is an NCC entry applicant and applied for the 38th Short
Service Commission course of the Indian Army. Four vacancies were
notified for Women NCC entry. She qualified for the SSB and underwent
extensive medical examination in which she was declared medically fit. Her
name appeared fifth on the final merit list. Miss Rajsri Ramakrishnan, fifth
respondent in this case was first in the merit list but her medical status was
shown as awaited. The Special Medical Board (SMB) at Bangalore had
found her medically unfit as she had undergone laser surgery for correction
of refractive index and the axial length was found to be beyond permissible
limits. The Appeal Medical Board at Pune also found her to be medically
unfit. The Review Medical Board (“RMB”) declared her to be fit. She was

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issued joining instructions on 07.10.2015 after the commencement of the
course on 05.10.2015.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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