Delhi Lokayukta

Reva Khetarpal takes oath as Delhi's Lokayukta

Reva Khetarpal takes oath as Delhi's Lokayukta

Former Delhi High Court judge Justice Reva Khetrapal took oath as the new Lokayukta of Delhi on Thursday.

Dec 17, 2015, 12:35 PM IST
Kejriwal, Jung to come face-to-face over selection of new Delhi Lokayukata

Kejriwal, Jung to come face-to-face over selection of new Delhi Lokayukata

Delhi may have a new Lokayukta by the end of this month with Lt Governor Najeeb Jung set to hold a consultation featuring, among others, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday to select a candidate for the post.

Oct 20, 2015, 02:38 AM IST

Delhi LG, Kejriwal not on same page as new name comes up in Lokayukta search

Name of retired Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court, Nisar Ahmad Kakru, is doing the rounds for the Delhi Lokayukta's post.

Oct 19, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

AP Shah says no to Delhi Lokayukta post

Law Commission Chairman A P Shah has turned down Arvind Kejriwal government's proposal to appoint him as Delhi's next Lokayukta, a post which has been lying vacant since November 2013.

Aug 21, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

HC seeks Centre's response on Lokayukta appointment in Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking the status of the appointment of Lokayukta in the national capital, a post which is lying vacant since June last year.

Sep 10, 2014, 21:09 PM IST

Court reserves order on plea for `cautioning` Dikshit

The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea which claimed that a Lokayukta report that suggested "cautioning" Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was "diluted".

Sep 19, 2013, 00:35 AM IST

Relief for Sheila Dikshit, Prez rejects Lokayukta`s recommendation

President Pranab Mukherjee rejected Delhi Lokayukta`s recommendation to administer "caution" to CM Sheila Dikshit and recover Rs 11 crore for misuse of public funds on advertisement in 2008 polls.

Sep 15, 2013, 17:16 PM IST

Impossible for common man to seek justice: Delhi Lokayukta

Rueing "zooming up" of lawyers` fees, Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin today said escalating legal cost has made it impossible for common man to seek access to justice.

Jun 25, 2013, 19:19 PM IST

Lokayukta has gone beyond legal boundaries: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday attacked Lokayuta Manmohan Sarin, saying the ombudsman had gone beyond his legal boundaries and norms by indicting her for something that happened in 2008.

May 29, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

BJP demands criminal action against Sheila Dikshit

The BJP demanded initiation of criminal proceedings against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for allegedly misusing public funds on an advertisement campaign to get political mileage ahead of last assembly polls.

May 23, 2013, 23:25 PM IST

BJP demands FIR against Sheila Dikshit

The Delhi unit of the BJP on Thursday demanded that a first information report be filed against Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit for allegedly misusing government funds for "political purpose".

May 23, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

Lokayukta indicts Delhi CM for misusing govt funds

The Delhi Lokayukta on Wednesday indicted Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for misusing government funds for carrying out an ad campaign. The Lokayukta further recommended recovery of Rs 11 crore.

May 22, 2013, 18:24 PM IST

Lokayukta notice for Delhi CM for alleged illegal hoardings

The Delhi Lokayukta on Wednesday issued show cause notices to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami and six other MLAs.

May 15, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

Unauthorised colonies issue: Delhi Lokayukta to launch probe

Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin has decided to launch a detailed probe into alleged irregularities in the process initiated for their regularisation.

Apr 28, 2013, 10:54 AM IST

Lokayukta notice to political parties for hoardings

Delhi Lokayukta issued notices to Delhi unit presidents of all political parties, voicing strong objection to hoardings and banners.

Nov 27, 2012, 23:54 PM IST

Lt Guv Khanna praises Delhi Lokayukta

Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna on Friday showered lavish praise on Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin, describing him as person of high integrity and one committed to his job.

Nov 02, 2012, 22:09 PM IST

Delhi Lokayukta issues notices to Dikshit, PWD Minister

The Delhi government had launched Dilli Swarojgar Yojna last month under which youths from SC, ST, OBC and minority communities will be given loan up to Rs 5 lakh.

Oct 26, 2012, 21:46 PM IST

Deputy Mayor agrees to remove unauthorised construction

Delhi Lokayukta on Thursday disposed of a case against city BSP president Brahm Singh and his brother Bir Singh, who is the deputy mayor of South municipal corporation.

Jul 26, 2012, 19:57 PM IST

Delhi Lokayukta criticises Lt Governor

Justice Manmohan Sarin has criticised Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna for not accepting his recommendation to "caution" and "reprimand" two former municipal councillors.

Jul 19, 2012, 20:37 PM IST

Before schemes,ensure feasibility: Lokayukta to Go

The recommendation to Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna came in a case of unauthorised construction in a house owned by a close relative of a former MCD councillor.

May 24, 2012, 23:03 PM IST