CBI has turned down the request of Karnataka government seeking a time-bound probe in the alleged suicide of IAS officer D K Ravi, saying there is no provision in law to complete investigations in a given period.
In IAS Ravi death case, CBI has said that the scope of investigation cannot be decided by state the state government. It is also said to have claimed that a time-bound investigation can only be ordered by High Court or the Supreme Court.
Karnataka Government on Tuesday said the court alone can decide on the shifting of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu from a prison here where she is lodged after being convicted by a Special Court in the disproportionate assests case.
BJP`s state unit on Sunday requested Governor HR Bhardwaj to reject the Karnataka Government`s reported recommendation to nominate five party functionaries to the Legislative Council, alleging that it is violation of the Constitution.
Karnataka Government is mulling comprehensive amendments to the state Panchayat raj Act to plug loopholes and make it more effective, Minister for Panchayat raj and Rural Development H K Patil said on Monday.
Acting swiftly on Congress` poll promises, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday announced Rs 4409.81-crore bonanza for the poor, SCs and STs, OBCs and minorities on the first day in office.