Updated: Tuesday December 03, 2013/AthThulatha Muharram 30, 1435/Mangalavara Agrahayana 12, 1935, at 04:35:17 PM
(W.P. Ordinance XX of 1962)
[25 May 1962]
Ordinance to provide for the termination of the services of undesirable
Government servants serving in Universities and other educational institutions
Preamble.— WHEREAS it is expedient to make provision for the termination of the services of any Government servant, transferred for service in any University or other educational institution, who has become undesirable and it is necessary, in the public interest, to terminate his services;
Now, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Presidential Proclamation of the seventh day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor of West Pakistan is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
1. Short title, extent and commencement.— (1) This Ordinance may be called the [
(3) It shall come into force immediately after the Martial Law Order No. 124, issued by Martial Law Administrator, Zone ‘B’, ceases to operate.
2. Termination of the services of undesirable Government servants.— If in the opinion of the Governor, any Government servant serving in any University or other educational institution is undesirable and it is expedient, in the public interest, to terminate his services, the Governor may, notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any law for the time being in force—
(i) after giving him a reasonable opportunity of showing cause against the action proposed to be taken against him, terminate his services; and
(ii) direct that such pension or Provident Fund as may be specified in the order be paid to him.
This Ordinance was promulgated by the Governor of West Pakistan on 21st May, 1962; published in the West Pakistan Gazette (Extraordinary), dated 25th May, 1962, pages 2131-2132; saved and given permanent effect by Article 225 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (1962).
Substituted by the Punjab
Laws (Adaptation) Order, 1974 (Pb. A.O. 1 of 1974), for “