Hyderabad: The Telangana high court on Tuesday directed chief secretary Somesh Kumar to file his counter by March 14 to a plea that charged the state with keeping scores of officials waiting without any postings.
A bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Abhinand Kumar Shavili, which was hearing a two-year-old PIL on the issue, expressed its unhappiness with the state and the CS for not filing its counter for so long.
“File your counter or appear before us on March 14 to explain your case,” the bench said, while seeking reasons for keeping several posts vacant despite officers waiting to work.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the newspaper
Dhanush Sends Legal Notice To Couple Claiming To Be His Parents
Actor Dhanush has sent a legal notice to a Madurai-based couple who claimed he is their biological son.
Talks With India On Ukraine Will Be Straightforward, Says US NSA
PM Narendra Modi, who is going to attend the Quad summit in Japan on Tuesday, is most likely to participate in the launch of US President Joe Biden's Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) initiative.
Why GoI Can Resume Wheat Exports
Third advance estimates show stocks are comfortable. Bonus for farmers will increase procurement
Consolation win for Punjab Kings
Liam Livingstone took a stunning catch in the field to get rid of Abhishek Sharma and continued his good work with the willow as Punjab Kings defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by five wickets in the last league match of the IPL.
Thompson-Herah claims surprise win
Kingston (Jamaica): Olympic sprint queen Elaine Thompson-Herah bagged a surprise 100m victory at a meeting in Kingston on Saturday, two days after scratching from this weekend's Birmingham Diamond League meeting with a shoulder injury.
Infosys extends CEO Parekh's tenure by 5 yrs
The Infosys board has reappointed Salil Parekh as CEO and MD for a five-year period effective July 1.
The Meaning Of Nikhat Zareen In Today's India
A punch against patriarchy, but her pluckiness is also a message of hope for young Muslims
Time stands still on clock tower restoration work
The multilingual clock tower attached to the deodi of Raja Rai Rayan at Shah Ali Banda in the old city is yet to be restored.
Chandrayangutta flyover repair work hits traffic flow
The traffic police in the Old City are facing a tough time to regulate and decongest vehicular traffic at the Chandrayangutta area.
Farmers have strength to change govts, says KCR
Both T, Delhi CMS Urge Farmers To Launch New Stir