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Ravi Shanker Mishra v. State Of U.P. And Others - WRIT - A No. 37791 of 2007  RD-AH 14171 (17 August 2007)
Hon'ble Ashok Bhushan, J.
Heard counsel for the petitioner.
By this writ petition the petitioner has prayed for mandamus directing the respondents to pay salary to the petitioner from 14.11.1997 and onwards. Petitioner's case in the writ petition is that the petitioner was appointed in the Institution on 22.10.1997 as Lecturer Commerce in short term vacancy. Petitioner's case is that no salary has yet been paid. This writ petition has been filed after a decade from the date when the cause of action arose to the petitioner for receiving the salary as claimed. The writ petition at such a distance of time claiming payment of salary, cannot be entertained.
The writ petition is dismissed on the ground of latches.
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