The government’s decision comes amid internal battle in the Lokayukta between Justice Bhaskar Rao and his deputy Justice Subhash Adi on the modalities of the investigation in the case.
The suicide of Ningegowda is expected to rock the Congress government during a leigislature session set to begin next week.
Yallalinga Kuruba, who was killed on January 11, 2014, was conducting RTI inquiries into suspected irregularities in the implementation of the MGNREGA scheme.
The pursuit was jointly carried out by the police in Bengaluru city and in the Kolar district in Karnataka.
He added that the government’s priority should be to encourage children and youth to take up outdoor sports that involve running and walking.
A CID team lead by a superintendent of police raided the residences of the three police constables – A Narendra, M D Kalavada and Basavaraj Koravar – on Saturday.
Despite incessant warnings from his own department Karnataka’s police chief himself has fallen prey to a telephonic phishing scam with Rs 10,000 being siphoned out from his account.
The decision to challenge the May 11 verdict by Justice C R Kumaraswamy of the Karnataka High Court was taken at a cabinet meeting.
BJP accused Chief Minister Siddaramaiah of strengthening the Congress vote bank at the expense of security.
The man in CID custody for running an alleged illegal lottery racket is and alleged former employee of Lottery King Santiago Martin.
According to the railway police, the accused pushed the victim from the platform.
The engineer was arriving from Vellore to register for the TCS World 10K, scheduled to be held in Bangalore on Sunday.
The results were unveiled by the KSEEB on its website on Tuesday evening and the same will be announced at schools on Wednesday afternoon.
Karnataka proposes two dam projects on river; TN says they violate final award of disputes tribunal
BJP, reminded of Gujarat’s own law, glosses over compulsory voting provision in House debate; JD(S) wants penalties added, says voters need ‘ears twisted’