Civil society members are expected to make a strong pitch for graver punishment,
including life imprisonment for high ranking officials in cases of corruption, when the joint committee to draft the
Lokpal Bill meet on Mon.
Claiming that his government had a
zero-tolerence policy towards corruption, Uttarakhand Chief
Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Saturday said that the state
administration had taken action against nearly 4000 officials.
Wine, sleaze and wealth are turning out to be the bane of the Chinese communist cadre and bureaucracy once famous for their discipline as China opened more of its complex socialist order to capitalism.