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Lokayukta appointment: Maurya tells Governor his ‘stand’

Contents of Maurya’s letter, however, could not be ascertained as both the BSP leader and the Governor refused to discuss the details.

Lokayukta appointment: Now, Governor Ram Naik says will ‘wait and watch’ steps taken by govt under existing Act

Governor’s stand comes a day after Chief Justice DY Chandrachud of Allahabad High Court raised a question on the validity of the selection process adopted under the existing Lokayukta Act


Lokayukta appointment: Chief Justice questions ‘validity’ of selection process under existing Act

UP Government to seek legal opnion before calling new meeting.

Lokayukta appointment: Centre, Delhi claim to represent Lt-Governor, hearing postponed

The Delhi government’s Additional Standing Counsel Gautam Narayan and Central government Standing Counsel Kirtiman Singh, both appeared before the bench of Justice V P Vaish, claiming to represent the Lt-Governor.

Narendra Modi unveils diluted Lokayukta Bill

Bill curtails primacy of Chief Justice of High Court,Governor in matter of appointing Lokayukta.

HC sets 2-day Lokayukta deadline for BJP govt

Post is vacant since Shivraj quit in wake of allegations of getting land allotment in violation of rules.


SC admits Modi govt plea challenging Lokayukta appointment

HC had sharply criticised Gujarat CM for his 'pranks' over Justice Mehta's appointment.

Narendra Modi's 'pranks' sparked 'constitutional mini-crisis': Judge

Justice calls CM's effort to metastasise Lokayukta appointing procedure by issuing ordinance 'depraved'.

Lokayukta: Modi in apex court after HC upholds Guv decision

Setback for Modi: Guj HC rejects govt plea for getting Guv-appointed Lokayukta dismissed.

Gujarat HC rejects contempt pleas against Modi

Petition is filed against Gujarat CM for making public the letter written to PM Manmohan Singh.