K L Chhabra vs The Assistant General Manager, on 21 July, 2015

1. K.L.Chhabra the appellant herein while posted as Computer Operater
Category „B‟ at Naraina Vihar Branch of Punjab National Bank on June 16,
2006 was allegedly involved in an incident for which he was suspended on
January 16, 2006 and a charge-sheet was served on February 04, 2006 with
the following charges.
2. Pursuant to a domestic inquiry the charges were held proved and the
Disciplinary Authority issued order for dismissal of K.L.Chhabra from
service without notice on August 16, 2007. The departmental appeal having
failed industrial dispute was referred for adjudication inter alia to decide the
legality and validity of the domestic inquiry. Vide the order dated June 14,
2010 the Tribunal held that the inquiry conducted by the management was
just, fair and legal. Vide the award dated August 27, 2010 the punishment of
dismissal without notice was substituted with punishment of removal from
service with superannuation benefits and without disqualification from

future employment.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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