Geeta Kukreti vs Union Of India And Ors on 3 March, 2016

1. The present petition has been filed by the petitioner praying inter alia

for restraining the respondents from recovering any amount from her salary

towards unauthorised occupation of the government accommodation allotted

to her at Jharoda Kalan, New Delhi.

2. Ms. Lamba, learned counsel for the petitioner submits that the

petitioner is seeking refund of the amounts deducted by the respondents

from 01.07.2013 to 31.03.2015, on the ground that vide Signal dated

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15.01.2014, the respondents had decided that “due to reorganisation of the

force, retention of quarters be allowed to force personnel till 31.03.2015, on

request of allottees”. She submits that immediately on being intimated

about the issuance of the aforesaid Signal, the petitioner had submitted a

representation dated 30.03.2014 to the respondents praying inter alia for

retention of the quarter, particularly, on the ground that her husband is a

cancer patient and needs to undergo treatment from a Hospital in the same

vicinity. She states that the said representation was followed by several

other representations made by the petitioner, the last one dated 21.05.2015

(Annexure P-5), but none of them have been considered by the respondents

and at the same time, they are continuing to deduct a sum of Rs.7,599/- p.m.

from the petitioner’s salary, with effect from April, 2015.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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