I. S. MEHTA, J.
1. The present petitioner, i.e., Shri Om Kanwar (hereinafter referred
to as the ‘petitioner-workman’) has preferred the present Writ Petition
under Articles 226 and 227 of the Constitution of India assailing the
validity of impugned Award dated 28.04.2003 passed by the Presiding
Officer, Labour Court No. IX, Karkardooma, Delhi (hereinafter referred
to as the ‘learned Labour Court/Industrial Adjudicator’) in I.D. No.
477/91 (old No. 477/91 – 64/89).
2. The brief facts as stated are that the petitioner-workman, i.e., Shri
Om Kanwar was appointed as conductor w.e.f 18.05.1975 at a monthly
salary of Rs 1300/- per month. The petitioner-workman was on duty in
bus No. DL-P-1064 plying on Machiwara-Delhi route. On 12.04.1984,
the checking officers of the respondent-management intercepted the said
bus at Ambala Cantt. at about 08.15 hours and detected a group of six
passengers alighting from the bus without tickets. It is alleged that the
said passengers had already paid the fare @ Rs 5.70 each to the
petitioner-workman but the petitioner failed to issue the tickets to them.
Similarly, it is further alleged that two more passengers had also paid the
fare @ Rs 16.90 each but they were also not issued tickets.
Source: Indian Kanoon