Gujarat Assembly passes diluted Lokayukta Aayog Bill 2013

The Gujarat Lokayukta Commission Bill 2013 got state Assembly nod on Tuesday which was recently returned by the State Governor Kamla Beniwal.

Gujarat Congress urges Guv to reject Lokayukta Aayog Bill

Gujarat Congress today appealed to Governor Kamla Beniwal not to give her sanction to the newly-passed Gujarat Lokayukta Aayog Bill 2013, which the party said is "ultra vires" to the Constitution.

Narendra Modi govt faces criticism over newly-introduced Bills

NGOs and human rights groups have criticised Gujarat BJP government over newly-introduced Bills, especially the one related to Lokayukta.

Modi govt to bring Lokayukta Aayog Bill, oppn fumes

The new Gujarat Lokayukta Aayog Bill 2013, which the state government is all set to bring in the Assembly next week, seeks to completely curtail the `primacy` of the Chief Justice of the High Court in the appointment of Lokayukta.

New bill to curb power of Governor, HC CJ in Lokayukta appt: Congress

Lokayukta Aayog Bill set to be moved in House by Gujarat government, is aimed at curtailing power of Governor and Chief Justice of High Court in appointment of the Lokayukta, state Congress alleged.