Justice Janak Raj Kotwal of J&K High Court Jammu Wing while issuing notice to respondents for filing objections, ordered that subject to objections and till next date before the Bench, notification/selection/appointment qua the post of lecturer in the discipline of Oral Medicine and Radiology (OM&R) in Indira Gandhi Dental College, Jammu pursuant to letter No. ME-Gaz-207/2004-part-II dated October 24, 2017 shall remain subject to further orders in the MP.
The court order was passed in a petition filed by Dr. Imran Malik seeking quashment of the impugned communication bearing No. ME-Gaz-207/2004-part-II passed by Additional Secretary Health and Medical Education, recommending the post of Lecturer OM&R under open merit category instead of RBA category in violation of the reservation in arbitrary and illegal manner. Advocate Pranav Kohli appeared for the petitioner.