The proceeding of the disciplinary action against the petitioner was started on 27.6.94 after the date of the charge sheet made against him and he was dismissed on 17.6.96 i.e. after expiry of 720 days—
Held: We are of the view that mandatory provisions of the rules aforesaid has been made to complete the proceeding within 180 working days but in this instant case the impugned order was passed after expiry of 720 days. Accordingly we hold that the dismissal orders impugned before us are absolutely without any lawful authority and of no legal effect.
Mallick Afzal Hossain Vs. Bangladesh Jute Mills Corp. & Ors. 6BLT (HCD)-225.