Order dtd. 17.03.2010 of Hon’ble CAT, Chandigarh Bench in OA No. 202/PB/2009 filed by Shri Prem Singh accepted by the Board. Further,in the follow-up action CBEC vide letter F.No. A-32022/08/2009-Ad.III.A dated 12.09.2011 directed all the Cadre Controlling Authorities to apply ratio of the said judgment to all non applicants as well.