HC stays selection process of Gram Panchayat Officers in UP

 The Allahabad High Court today stayed the selection process of more than 3500 Gram Panchayat Officers which was being conducted by Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission.

PTI| Last Updated: Sep 14, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today stayed the selection process of more than 3500 Gram Panchayat Officers which was being conducted by Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission.

Justice P K S Baghel, while staying the selection process of 3589 Gram Panchayat Officers, asked the Commission's counsel to file a reply on the next date of hearing on September 21.

The order was passed by a petition filed by one Abhishek Kumar of Azamgarh district who had alleged that in the selection process, pursuant to vacancies advertised on June 18, rules were not being followed.