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Before he quit, Lokpal judge sent 3 letters to chief on lack of work, and gaps in processes

February 18, 2020 7:13 am

Justice Dilip B Bhosale complained about the lack of “any office/official work” and expressed reservations about the pace of work in the watchdog body.

Former Allahabad HC chief justice Dilip B Bhosale quits as Lokpal member

January 10, 2020 1:49 am

Justice Bhosale’s resignation will come into effect on January 12.

Lokpal member Dilip B Bhosale resigns citing 'personal reasons'

January 09, 2020 1:19 pm

Sources told The Indian Express Justice Bhosale tendered his resignation on January 6 citing “personal reasons”.

Budget 2019: Lokpal gets over Rs 100 crore

July 05, 2019 8:55 pm

In its interim budget for the ongoing fiscal presented on February 1, the government had not changed the allocation of Rs 4.29 crore for the Lokpal earmarked during 2018-19.

Short-staffed Lokpal in search of consultant

June 06, 2019 2:33 pm

"The Lokpal is short-staffed and necessary manpower arrangement is being worked out by the government in consultation with the watchdog," an official said.

Lokpal to work from Delhi's five-star luxury hotel

April 22, 2019 6:19 pm

The Lokpal chairperson, all of its eight members and support staff are being allocated space in the hotel premises.

Delhi Confidential: Temporary Office

April 04, 2019 3:41 am

They have, for now, been allotted chambers at the five-star Hotel Ashok in Chanakyapuri and given some secretarial staff there, even as officers, it is learnt, are trying to find out optional locations. 

Lokpal members to take oath of office on Wednesday

March 26, 2019 5:53 pm

According to the rules, there is provision for a chairperson and a maximum of eight members in the Lokpal panel. Of these, four need to be judicial members.

Lokpal: The institution is useful but its design is not thought through

March 25, 2019 7:18 am

More importantly, what is indeed not adequately appreciated in the fierce anti-corruption debate, which will continue with greater intensity in the election season, is that this Act is only applicable to “public servants” who come within the purview of the Union of India and not the states.

Justice Pinaki Ghose sworn in as first Lokpal of India

March 23, 2019 12:58 pm

The former Supreme Court judge's appointment comes five years after the Lokpal Act received the President’s nod on January 1, 2014.