M/S B.L. Kashyap And Sons Ltd. vs Central Board Of Trustee … on 16 July, 2021

2. Allowed, subject to all just exceptions. Application is disposed of.
W.P.(C) 6630/2021 & CM APPL.20822/2021 (for stay)
3. The present petition has been filed challenging order dated 28th April,
2021 passed by the Central Government Industrial Tribunal-cum-Labour
Court (hereinafter referred as “CGIT”). By the said order, the levy of
interest and imposition of damages under Sections 7Q and 14B of the
Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952
(hereinafter, “Act”) have both been upheld by the CGIT.
4. Insofar as the order under Section 7Q of the Act is concerned, the

W.P.(C) 6630/2021 Page 1 of 4
Signature Not Verified
Digitally Signed By:DINESH
Signing Date:17.07.2021

CGIT has held that the same is not appealable as two separate orders under
Sections 14B and 7Q of the Act have been passed. Insofar as the appeal qua
the imposition of damages under Section 14B of the Act is concerned, the
CGIT has upheld the imposition of damages on the ground that mens rea has
been established.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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