Major Rules, Army Rules, 1954

DISMISSAL, DISCHARGE, ETC.

Offences Sections
Discharge not to be delayed ………………………………………………………………… 11
Discharge Certificate ………………………………………………………………………… 12
Authorities empowered to authorise discharge …………………………………… 13
Termination of service of an officer by the Central Government on his failure
to qualify at an examination or course ………………………………………………… 13A
Termination of service by the Central Government on account of
misconduct ………………………………………………………………………………………… 14
Termination of service by the Central Government on grounds other than
misconduct ………………………………………………………………………………………… 15
Release on medical grounds ………………………………………………………………… 15A
Release ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 16
Retirement of officers ………………………………………………………………………… 16A
Retirement of an officer at his own request ………………………………………… 16B
Registration of Commission ………………………………………………………………… 16C
Dismissal or removal by Chief of the Army Staff and by other officers ………… 17
Date from which retirement, resignation, removal, release, discharge or
dismissal otherwise than by sentence of court-martial takes effect ……… 18
RESTRICTIONS OF FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS
Offences Sections
Unauthorised organisation ……………………………………………………………… 19
Political and non-military activities ……………………………………………………… 20
Communications to the press, lectures, etc …………………………………………. 21