Back Wages cannot be claimed as Right on reinstatement in service, Supreme CourtSeptember 20 2018
The Supreme Court has ruled that an employee has no right to claim back wages from employer as a right only because the Court has set aside the dismissal order and directed reinstatement in service of the employee.
This principle was reiterated by a Bench of Justices AM Sapre and S Abdul Nazeer in two separate judgments delivered today – 1. Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation v. Shri Phool Chand and 2. The Management of Regional Chief Engineer P.H.E.D. Ranchi . . .
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