- Flagging of enclosure and Dairy Numbers are shown in parenthesis as (Flag ‘A’)/ (Dairy Number…..).
- Italics are used by this author to draw attention of readers to certain aspects and contradictions.
- Otherwise this is faithful re-production of reply to RTI application dated 21.1.2013 vide No. 35(1)/2013/D (Pay/Services) dated 11th March 2013 received on 19th March 2013 by ordinary parcel post.
- The next part will be continuation of Notes on file.
“We have carefully perused the judgment dated 5.10.1998 of the learned Single Judge as well as judgment dated 4.7.2003 of the Division Bench of the High Court of Kerala and we respectfully agree with the reasoning given therein for grant of rank pay retrospectively from 1.1.1986. We also direct interest to be paid thereon at 6% p.a. Accordingly, these writ petitions as well as the transferred writ petitions are allowed.”