The Delhi Excessive Court docket on Wednesday issued a discover to the Delhi authorities on a petition in search of removing of Zakir Khan because the chairman of Delhi Minorities Fee (DMC). The plea contends that Khan was performing in violation of the Service Guidelines by persevering with to participate within the actions of AAP.
The division bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh additionally issued discover to Khan and DMC. It listed the case for listening to on August 31.
The petitioner, Abdul Amir Amiro, a resident of Darya Ganj, within the plea stated that Khan has been collaborating in rallies of the AAP and promulgating the agenda of the political occasion.
“The identical is obvious from the Fb profile of the aforementioned particular person, who has uploaded the photographs by means of his official deal with on a lot of events and could be actively seen collaborating and holding assembly with the aforesaid political occasion and its members and is extensively seen speaking the agenda of the identical amongst most of the people,” Amiro’s petition reads.
Submitting that the chairperson of the Fee is deemed to be a public servant throughout the that means of Part 21 of the Indian Penal Code, the petitioner has argued that Service (Conduct) Guidelines and Central Civil Companies (Conduct) Guidelines impose sure restrictions on public servants.