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SC delivers split verdict on Delhi government's powers

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A two-judge bench of the on Thursday delivered a split on the issue of transfer and posting of government officers.

While Justice said transfers and postings of Joint Secretaries and officers above will be in the domain of Lieutenant Governor; for those below them, the recommendation will be routed through the of the elected government in

However, Justice differed saying that the government has no control over appointments. Transfer and appointment of "higher" officers will rest with the Centre, he added.

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First Published: Thu, February 14 2019. 11:20 IST
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