please guide me in the following matter.
i have appointed in the govt service on and from 02.11.1970 along with some others in the judicial department west bengal.
that i have promoted in the ud cadre on 1.4.1981
that on 1.4.2003 i have promoted in the scale no 12 i.e 4800 - 10925 but one of my collegue was promoted in th scale no.10 i.e.4500 - 9700 on the same date though he was appinted on the same date with me.however my basic pay was fixed at rs 8000/-
that the basic pay of my counterpart who was below one scale of mine was also fixed at rs 8000/-
however my counterpart got another promotion on and from 1.5.2003 and his pay was fixed at rs8225/- wich is in excess of rs225/-though he got promotionto in the senior scale after one month.
thus i am lagging rs225/- than my counterpartthough he was promoted in the scale no.12 after promotion of mine.
in the above circumstances please guide me wheather i can apply for pay protetion.