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KSEB order: That was a shocker! HC stays it

Published: 24th June 2017 09:36 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th June 2017 09:36 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

The Kerala High Court on Friday stayed the KSEB's order restraining its employees from directly approaching the courts, including the HC, seeking relief to their grievances within the organisation.

The court has issued a notice to the Board seeking response. 'Express' had reported the issue on June 11.

The court issued the order on the petition filed by Sibikutty Francis, general secretary, Kerala Electricity Employees Confederation. The KSEB order had said the workmen/officer might face disciplinary action as per the current Rules if they approach the court directly without using the administrative system in the department.

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