SC sets aside Rajasthan HC order allowing sympathetic consideration of disabled candidate who applied under General category

Shruti Mahajan August 30 2019

The Supreme Court yesterday set aside an order of the Rajasthan High Court which had directed the consideration of candidature of a differently-abled person for the post of Civil Judge ­cum­ Judicial Magistrate after she had applied under the General category.

The order was challenged by the Rajasthan High Court before the Supreme Court, with the Bench of Justices R Banumathi and AS Bopanna setting aside the order and terming the same as "unsustainable".

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