since been withdrawn as the State intends to collectmore details with regard to representation of SCs/STs and to pass appropriate orders withinreasonable time i.e. approximately within threemonths after collecting necessary details anddatas. The petitioner would be at liberty to takeappropriate steps, if any adverse order is passed.This Special Leave Petition and the ContemptPetition are thus disposed of finally.”
Although the present I.A.No.6 is filed in the disposed of SLP, it would be appropriate to notice the manner, in which theorder dated 16
April, 2010 came to be passed.
November, 1972, Government of India issuedinstructions vide letter No. 27-2/71-Estt(SCT), wherebyprovision was made for providing reservation in promotion for the members of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. On24
April, 1973, State of Himachal Pradesh issued instructionsvide Letter No. 2-11/72-DP (Appt.), whereby reservation wasprovided for promotion of employees. On 9
August, 1973,State of Himachal Pradesh issued instructions vide Letter No 2-11/72-DP (Apptt.), and thereby, followed the Reservationpolicy of the Union Government relating to promotion for themembers of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. It may