This case was a writ Petition filled by Punam Devi, W/o Shashi Bhushan Ram, R/o Village Harpur, P.O. and P.S. Dariyapur, District Saran gains the State of Bihar. The Judgment in Punam Devi v. State of Bihar (Citation: CWJC No.671 of 2021( was served by HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE P. B. BAJANTHRI.
FACTS OF THE CASE:
This was a Writ Petition filled under Article 226 of the Constitution of India, 1950. Through this Petition the Petitioner wants the Court to quash the memo no. 716 dated 30.04.0220 issued by the District Programme Officer, Saran whereby the appeal of the petitioner has been rejected with direction to the Child Development Officer for verification of documents of selected candidates. Also to direct the respondent authority to verify the voter list of the family of selected candidate and to quash the selection of Respondent and direct the respondent authority as per guideline issued by the State Government, on the basis of merit list, issue selection letter in favour of the petitioner.
In the light the facts and arguments, the Court observed that the present petition is premature and hence deserve to be disposed off. However the court reserved the liberty to the petitioner to approach appellate authority in filing an appeal. The court ordered the appellate authority to take note of Section 14 of the Limitation Act, 1963 for the purpose of condonation of delay in presenting memorandum of appeal.
JUDGEMENT REVIEWED BY: AKANKSHA