In a five-page letter, undersigned by Ranjit Sur, secretary , APDR, appointment of Lokayukta amongst other issues has been raised.
The Assembly secretariat had said the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, 2011 has become Act number 27 of 2013 after getting presidential assent on September 3
In 2010,the then sitting Lokayuktas of 19 states in India drafted a Model Lokayukta Bill as a proposal to strengthen the institution.
Sources said the Congress may dump the Bill passed by the Assembly during the BJP regime.
The proposed bill will seek to take from original Jan Lokpal draft.
When reminded the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill passed by the BJP government had become a law,the leader said it would be repealed.
CM was criticised for saying that the anti-corruption legislation is yet to come into force in the state.
Modi had said during a rally that if Cong was so concerned about corruption,it should implement the Lokayukta Act.
The Bill passed by the Uttarakhand Assembly during the tenure of BJP CM B C Khanduri was ‘Kejriwal’s Bill’
Modi was addressing his maiden rally in the state after being chosen the BJPs prime ministerial candidate.
Modi accused Uttarakhand government of ‘hounding’ yoga guru Ramdev ‘unnecessarily’
The Gujarat government has recommended Governor Kamla Beniwal to appoint former High Court judge D P Buch as Lokayukta.
Bahuguna has said it would come up for discussion at the next meeting of the state cabinet on Nov 7.
The Bill was unanimously passed by state Assembly with BJP in power with Khanduri as head.
He said they were citing ‘constitutional discrepancies’ to prevent it from being implemented.