1. Aggrieved by the order dated December 03, 2014 dismissing the writ
petition filed by the Appellant Virender Singh against an award passed by
the learned Tribunal awarding him compensation for a sum of `75,000/- in
lieu of reinstatement, back wages and other benefits, Virender Singh prefers
the present appeal.
2. A brief exposition of the facts is that Virender Singh while working as
a driver was challaned under Section 184 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
(in short ‘the MV Act’) by the Delhi Traffic Police while he was driving Bus
No.DL 1P-5256 carrying students on September 24, 2007. Pursuant to show
cause notice a disciplinary inquiry was conducted. Finding him guilty the
Disciplinary Authority proposed to terminate his services. Approval of the
Director (Education) under Section 120 (2) of the Delhi School Education
Act and Rules, 1973 (in short ‘the DSE Act and Rules’) was sought and
pursuant thereto Virender Singh was dismissed from services.
Source: Indian Kanoon