x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   MPs won't get hike in salary and allowances, govt not willing to accept proposals | Labourer found hanging | Factory worker electrocuted to death | Bihar youth drowns in city outskirts | Roller Skating Championship from July 23 | Major recruitment scam surfaces in SFC | Govt's double standards on crusade against corruption | Announcement of AIIMS for Jammu: As only 17 days left "helpless" BJP ministers seek Sangh's help | Man who dragged JU to court 'rewarded' | Tariq Karra does a Kamaal in PDP | Now, 'chameleon' MLA relishes 'brutal' army's iftar party | Role of a senior BJP leader under scan for trying to shield some tainted officers | HM Rajnath snubs Ram Madhav | Gun factory owners coerce workers | One militant, one army man killed in Uri encounter | Clashes erupt in Anantnag against Geelani's arrest | Two cabinet ministers 'share' a cell number | Owners move court, seeking restoration of land | Sacked officer vows to fight legally for justice | Bishnah's ailing SDH lacks BSU | 47% posts of lecturers, teachers vacant in Kishtwar | Amarnath yatris face hardships in seeking current registration | Tension grips Sunderbani over issue of prayers on main road | Woman stripped, cam - recorded in Udhampur, one held | Students caught with snatched examination material | LMD books traders for violation of norms | Power shut down on July 5 | More than 11,000 pilgrims leave for Amarnath, over 12,000 pay obeisance | Will submit status report of CET-2010 to High Court soon: IG Crime | Police moves court to block Facebook pages of young militants | Militants desperate to infiltrate, may disrupt Amarnath pilgrimage: Lt Gen Singh | Krishi Jagriti campaign holds orientation camp for farmers | JKNPP appeals people to participate in rally on July 4 | Katra: CAPD releases ration for selective depots | Natrang, KC Sports Club join hands to introduce 'English Theatre' in Jammu | JKAA to conduct Samba district Athletics C'ship | ICAR regional review meeting held at SKUAST-Jammu | Kendriya Vidyalaya organizes Chemistry workshop | Big 50 runs win for KCSC | Dirty deals: For a few leaders, 'protest' is tool for blackmailing | BJP in for a major trouble in humiliated, ditched Jammu | Guns, graves for youth, medical seat for son! | Tainted officers' list raises eyebrows as big fishes yet to be touched | Accounts Officers of LA, LC rendered idle as drawing & disbursing powers not delegated to them | But who will punish the bosses? | Dulat popped by Abdullahs' to discredit Mufti Sayeed | SRO-59: Benefits for PDD employees in Valley, promises for Jammu people | Credibility of BJP is at stake over AIIMS Issue: ACC | 515 RPSF recruits pass out from BSF training Centre | JK SAD appeals to support Gajan Singh in DGPC election | Distt admn, JMC conduct drive against unhygienic 'food stuff' during Ramzan | Mufti chairs DDB meetings for Jammu, Reasi | KVK organizes training on integrated pest management | Put all out efforts to enroll more people in party: Cong | IS trying to gain hold in PoK: Army | PTU appeals labour class to participate in rally | HC directive on construction of lawyers' chambers | | Surrendering subsidies | Let Mufti follow Kerala Model on Police Reforms Bill ! | HR violations product of Pak sponsored insurgency in J&K | Back Issues  
 
news details
Disputes redressal commission penalizes SMVDU severely
Damaging career prospects of student
2/10/2011 11:41:00 PM
SUMIT SHARMA
Early Times Report
JAMMU, Feb 10: Jammu and Kashmir state consumer disputes redressal commission has directed Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) administration to pay Rs 4.50 lakh as compensation to the girl student for making bid to damage her carrier.
Commission has criticised the administration of SMVDU and accused it violating laws with impunity. Similarly, two laboratory assistants of the famed university have also filed complaint in the court accusing SMVDU administration of adopting callous attitude. It needs to be mentioned here today that university is run by the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board of which the Governor NN Vohra is Chairman.
In the case adjudicated by commission, girl student Esha Sajgotra who was pursuing post graduation in philosophy was allegedly thrown out of the university campus to accommodate ward of an influential person. She lodged a complaint with the commission which on Thursday directed Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) to immediately pay a sum of Rs.4.50 lakh to the aggrieved girl student who was expelled from the campus in an arbitrary and whimsical manner".
Commission consisting of Justice (Retd) G.D.Sharma and B.L.Saraf ordered that amount includes Rs.2.50 lakhs as special damages to Esha Sajgotra who was expelled in August 2009 while she was pursuing post-graduation in philosophy, sources informed.
Commission observed that Esha has undergone mental trauma, physical harassment and also loss of two precious years that cannot be exactly measured and compensated in terms of money". As such, the commission directed the university to reimburse Rs.4.50 lakhs to the girl within two months failing which an interest at the rate of 8 percent per annum shall have to be paid.
Two another cases have been filed by two employees of the university against the university. Suresh Sharma and Amit Sharma, Assistant Librarians, in their complaints have alleged that they submitted their resignations after they got jobs on higher perks in another institution. They further alleged that since they were working for the last four years in the university, they were entitled to get benefits of 6th pay commission and accordingly withdrew Rs 61000 in their favour as first installment.
But instead of accepting their resignations, university administration directed them to return arrears within one month. "For the last six months, we have been running from pillar to post to get NOC but to no avail," victims alleged.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
 
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
top stories of the day
 
Early Times Android App
 
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU