Kochi: The Kerala high court has ordered to dismiss 800 empanelled painters in KSRTC. The court demanded to dismiss the empanelled painters and appoint those from the PSC rank list.
The order was issued while considering the petition filed by those in the PSC rank list of painter post.
Earlier, the court had ordered to dismiss empanelled conductors and drivers. The high court took the same legal move in the case of empanelled painters, conductors and drivers too.
The high court observed that the action of appointing the temporary staff neglecting the existing PSC rank list cannot be accepted and this is against the existing laws.