Haryana Vidhan Sabha Secretariat Services (Amendment) Rules, 2012 -
Held, that the above impguned amendments made to the Service Rules in the year 2012 were made only to accommodate and facilitate the appointment and promotion of respondent No. 4 - Impugned
amendments in the qualifications prescribed for the posts of Deputy Secretary and Joint Secretary in the Haryana Vidhan Sabha Secretariat have no rational nexus with the object sought to be
achieved - The changes so brought about are also not relevant - In view of the above facts, the impugned action is liable to be declared as a result of colourable exercise of power and
arbitrary, thus, violative of Articles 14 and 16 of the Constitution of India. (178) P.L.R.