Removal of non-Hindus: Hyderabad High Court questions TTD

The bench directed the TTD not to issue any final orders on the petitioners’ issue till next Wednesday.

Published: 15th February 2018 03:13 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th February 2018 03:13 AM   |  A+A-

Hyderabad High Court

Hyderabad High Court. (File photo)

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: Pointing out that the concerned authorities of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) have recruited the non-Hindus only after verification of all their certificates and other details, a division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday questioned the TTD how it could remove them now citing the service rule position which prohibits recruiting non-Hindus in any posts in TTD and its temples and institutions. The bench directed the TTD not to issue any final orders on the petitioners’ issue till next Wednesday.“When there was no mention in the employment notification that the non-Hindu candidates are ineligible for the posts how they could be removed from service now,” the bench told the TTD.

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