Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Lokayukta Act


Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan clears controversial ordinance to amend Lokayukta Act

February 08, 2022 3:33 am

With this amendment, the state government would have the power to “either accept or reject the verdict of the Lokayukta after an opportunity of being heard”.

Kerala government’s move to dilute Lokayukta’s powers raises questions, goes against CPM postures on public corruption

January 28, 2022 9:13 am

🔴 The Kerala government needs to recall the Lokayukta ordinance. Failing to do so could be viewed as a compromise on the part of the Left towards strengthening institutional checks against public corruption.

Kerala govt decides to bring Ordinance to clip Lokayukta powers

January 26, 2022 11:07 am

Opposition Leader V D Satheesan urged the Governor to refrain from giving assent to the Lokayukta Ordinance, which is intended to destroy the very institution.

Time to launch agitation against Uddhav govt for Lokayukta Act: Anna Hazare

September 10, 2021 7:28 am

Hazare said that for the same demand, he had staged a seven-day hunger strike in 2019 during Devendra Fadnavis’s regime and, at that time, Thackeray and Pawar had expressed support for his demand.

Appointment of Lokayukta to be made shortly, says CM Jai Ram Thakur

April 09, 2018 6:59 pm

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said the entire cabinet was working as team and he would give full marks to every minister.

Rights body to Anna: Check facts on state, Mamata

February 19, 2014 5:31 am

In a five-page letter, undersigned by Ranjit Sur, secretary , APDR, appointment of Lokayukta amongst other issues has been raised.

New Lokayukta Bill tabled in U’khand house

January 21, 2014 1:21 am

The Assembly secretariat had said the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, 2011 has become Act number 27 of 2013 after getting presidential assent on September 3

Sarin told AAP to look at Lokayukta draft for new Act

December 30, 2013 3:49 am

In 2010,the then sitting Lokayuktas of 19 states in India drafted a Model Lokayukta Bill as a proposal to strengthen the institution.

Virbhadra for multi-member Lokayukta

December 29, 2013 1:09 am

Sources said the Congress may dump the Bill passed by the Assembly during the BJP regime.

In role model for Arvind's tough Act,phone taps,whistleblower protection

December 26, 2013 12:06 am

The proposed bill will seek to take from original Jan Lokpal draft.