Justice K Chandru

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As per the fitment table, the scale of pay for the post I held at the retirement is 1400-40-1600-50-2300-EB-60-2600 (period from 1/1/1986 to 31/12/1995).

8 hours ago

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The  fitment  table applies only to existing employees  who were to be brought on proper fitment.  This will not apply to you.  

8 hours ago

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My mother-in-law’s family consisted of her parents and a younger brother.

09 Oct 2019

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I retired from public-run company in 1997.

24 Sep 2019

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In a case in which I am a party, these Supreme Court guidelines are thrown to the winds.

03 Sep 2019

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The case was repeatedly adjourned by the Madras High Court despite our requests and reminders about the Supreme Court’s guidelines.

03 Sep 2019

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Eight people purchased villa plots from a builder and registered the property in our names in 2015.

20 Aug 2019

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Eight people purchased plots for villas from a builder and registered the property in our names in 2015.

20 Aug 2019

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They start bursting crackers around 9-10 pm and in some cases, it goes on till the wee hours.

13 Aug 2019

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Only in the city of Chennai, the legal requirement of making a probate out of the will through courts is needed.

06 Aug 2019

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In most of the retail shops and in some wholesale stores they collect more than the MRP which is against law. However, they threaten the buyer if they want a bill for the goods purchased.

30 Jul 2019

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Justice K Chandru answers readers' questions.

16 Jul 2019

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A member of our resident apartment association is refusing to pay the maintenance charges.

09 Jul 2019

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A  member of our residents' association is refusing to pay the maintenance charges.

09 Jul 2019

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I am 66 years old and I reside in a rented house.

18 Jun 2019