Voluntary retirement under FR 56(k) appropriate authority can withhold
Voluntary retirement under FR 56(k) appropriate authority can withhold permission to a Government servant who seeks to retire under FR 56(k) or 56 (m) in certain circumstances
Subject : Voluntary retirement under FR 56(k), etc. and amendment of Rules.
(i) If the Government servant is under suspension ; or
(ii) If a charge sheet has been issued and the disciplinary proceedings are pending; or
(iii) If judicial proceedings on charges which may amount to grave misconduct, are pending.
Explanation: For the purpose of this clause, judicial proceedings shall be deemed to be pending, if a complaint or report of a police officer, of which the Magistrate takes cognizance, has been made or filed in a criminal proceedings.