Lokayukta Act

Delhi Govt sends names of five judges for Lokayukta's post

 Setting the ball rolling for appointing a new Lokaukta, the AAP government has sent a list of five former judges to the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court for the post even as it stressed the need for an amendment to the existing Lokayukta Act.

Sep 02, 2015, 23:12 PM IST

Karnataka govt withdraws Lokayukta Bill bowing to Opposition pressure

Bowing to Opposition pressure in the Assembly, government Tuesday withdrew a bill proposing certain amendments to the Lokayukta Act and agreed to come out with comprehensive changes in light of the raging row over an alleged bribery scandal linked to the anti-graft ombudsman.

Jul 07, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh CM fulfils Lokayukta commitment

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has cleared the implementation of the Lokayukta Bill which the state Assembly had passed in March.

May 20, 2014, 16:58 PM IST

Meghalaya to repeal Lokayukta act

The Meghalaya government said it would repeal the Lokayukta Act, 2013 and introduce a new legislation following the passage of the Lokpal Bill by Parliament in December 2013.

Mar 04, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Odisha to enact Lokayukta Act in a month`s time

The Odisha cabinet on Friday decided to enact a new Lokayukta Act in the state within the next one month tackle corruption.

Jan 03, 2014, 15:06 PM IST

No division in ruling coalition on amendment to Lokayukta: CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Monday said there is no division within the ruling coalition in the state on amendment to the Lokayukta Act or its replacement with another effective anti-corruption law.

Nov 18, 2013, 17:10 PM IST

Uttarakhand BJP to hit streets if Lokayukta Act not implemented unchanged

BJP threatened to hit the streets in Uttarakhand if the Lokayukta Act is not implemented in the state in the form in which it has been ratified by President.

Oct 25, 2013, 00:39 AM IST

U`khand govt duty-bound to implement Lokayukta Act: BJP

The BJP on Tuesday said it is binding on the state government to implement the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Act ratified recently by President Pranab Mukherjee.

Oct 22, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

Bahuguna govt stalling Lokayukta Act: Khanduri

Accusing the Uttarakhand government of shying away from implementation of the Lokayukta Act, former Chief Minister BC Khanduri on Tuesday said the Bahuguna government was out to "stall" the act as it wanted the "corruption industry" in the state to flourish.

Oct 22, 2013, 13:53 PM IST

Uttarakhand CM should apologise for Lokayukta remarks: BJP

BJP on Sunday slammed Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna for calling certain clauses of the Lokayukta Act "unconstitutional" and demanded an apology for his remarks.

Oct 20, 2013, 21:03 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal lambasts Goa`s Lokayukta Act

Aam Admi Party (AAP) founder Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday lambasted the recently amended Goa Lokayukta Act alleging that CM was "trying to protect corrupt people."

Feb 09, 2013, 08:39 AM IST

IAC urges Goa governor to withhold assent to Lokayukta Act

India Against Corruption has urged Goa Governor BV Wanchoo to withhold his assent to recently amended Goa Lokayukta Act.

Feb 02, 2013, 16:00 PM IST

BJP MP Sushant on fast against Lokayukta Act

A suspended parliamentarian of Himachal Pradesh`s ruling BJP was on a day-long fast Thursday in the shadow of the statue of Mahatma Gandhi here to protest against the `draconian` provisions of the state`s proposed Lokayukta Act.

Apr 05, 2012, 15:15 PM IST

Tripura Oppn leader picks holes in Lokayukta Act

Alleging there were several
holes in Tripura Lokayukta Act, opposition leader Ratan Lal
Nath said.

Dec 17, 2011, 18:09 PM IST

Tripura Opposition picks holes in Lokayukta Act

Alleging there were several holes in Tripura Lokayukta Act, opposition leader Ratan Lal Nath said the body cannot work independently.

Dec 17, 2011, 17:12 PM IST

Tripura oppn leader picks holes in Lokayukta Act

Opposition leader Ratan Lal Nath said the body cannot work independently in the present arrangement.

Dec 17, 2011, 16:08 PM IST

Guj govt appoints panel to amend Lokayukta Act

State government appointed M B Shah Commission to probe into Congress`s allegations of corruption against Modi government.

Aug 25, 2011, 00:33 AM IST