HANIF MUSA KAZI Vs. STATE OF MAHARASHTRA
HIGH COURT OF BOMBAY
Hanif Musa Kazi
STATE OF MAHARASHTRA
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VIBHA KANKANWADI,J -
(1.) Heard the learned Counsel appearing for the Petitioner, the learned A. G. P. for the first to third Respondents and learned Counsel for the fifth Respondent. Rule. The Respondents waive service.
Forthwith taken up for final hearing.
(2.) The Petitioner seeks to challenge the judgment and order dated 22nd May 2017 passed by the second Respondent, whereby the caste certificate of the petitioner has been held to be invalid. The
said caste certificate was issued to the petitioner stating his caste as "Machhimar (Daldi)" has been
cancelled by the said order.
(3.) The Petitioner has come with a case that a caste certificate came to be issued to him on 18-10-2016 in which his caste was shown as "Machhimar (Daldi)". The Petitioner came to be elected as the President of the fourth Respondent on 28 th November 2016 on the basis of said certificate.
The Collector, the third Respondent had forwarded th e said certificate for verification to Caste
Scrutiny Committee/the second Respondent on 19 th October 2016. A Vigilance Report was called
by the second Respondent. After the report was received, a show cause notice came to be issued to
the Petitioner. The Petitioner had given the explanation to the report. The matter was finally heard
on 19th May,2017. The Judgment/order was delivered by the second Respondent; wherein the caste
certificate has been held to be invalid and it came to cancelled.;
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