Agriculture Department,

Uttar Pradesh

Pardarshi Kisan Seva Yojna,

Kisan ka Adhikar Kisan ke Dwaar

Citizen's Charter

Penalty Clause

If the competent authority and first appellate authority do not dispose the matter within stipulated time limit, there is provision of penalty under section-7 of Jan hit Guarantee Adhiniyam-2011 which is as follows:

Section-7
  • (a) Where the second appellate authority is of the opinion that the designated officer has failed to provide services without sufficient and reasonable cause within stipulated time limit, he may impose lump sump penalty which shall not be less than Rs.500 and more than Rs.5000.
  • (b) Where the second appellate authority is of the opinion that the designated officer has caused delay in providing services, then he may impose a penalty@ Rs.250 per day for such delay on the designated officer, which shall not be more than Rs.5000.

    Provided that the designated officer shall be provided a reasonable opportunity of being heard before any penalty is imposed on him.

  • (c) Where the second appellate authority is of the opinion that, the first appeal officer has failed to decide the appeal without sufficient and reasonable cause within stipulated time limit, then he may impose penalty on first appeal officer which shall not be less than Rs.500 and more than Rs.5000.
    Provided that the first appeal officer shall be provided a reasonable opportunity of being heard before any penalty is imposed on him.
  • (d) The second appellate authority order to give such amount as compensation to the appellant under sub-section (1) or (2) or both, as the case may be, which shall not exceed to the imposed penalty.
  • (e) The second appellate authority, if it is satisfied that the designated officer or the first appeal officer has failed to discharge the duties assigned to him under the Act without sufficient and reasonable cause, may recommend disciplinary action against him under the service rules applicable to him.
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