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.

Himachal Assembly refers Lokayukta Bill to committee

The Himachal Pradesh Assembly Friday referred to a house select committee the Lokayukta Bill, which will give the ombudsman special powers to have independent inquiry and prosecution wings.

Odisha not the first state to pass Lokayukta Bill: Congress

Opposition Congress today strongly criticised the Odisha Government over its claim of being the first state in the country to pass the Lokayukta Bill.

Uttarakhand`s new Lokayukta Bill a fraud on people: Khanduri

Provisions of the new Lokayukta bill passed by the Uttarakhand Assembly will lead to the creation of a toothless anti-corruption body, BC Khanduri said.

New Lokayukta bill passed in Uttarakhand Assembly

Uttarakhand assembly on Tuesday passed a new Lokayukta Bill modelled on the Centre`s Lokpal even as opposition BJP walked out of the House.

New Lokayukta bill tabled in U`khand Assembly

Uttarakhand government on Monday tabled a new Lokayukta Bill modelled on the Centre`s Lokpal in the state Assembly replacing the earlier anti-corruption legislation passed by the previous BJP government triggering a ruckus by the main opposition party.

IAC asks BJD to convene special session to pass Lokayukta Bill

With tenure of 14th Odisha Legislative Assembly left a few months, asked the state government to convene a special session to pass the Lokayukta Bill.

Congress opposing Lokayukta Act to `perpetuate corruption`: BJP

The ruling Congress`s opposition to the Lokayukta Act proves that all it wants to do is to "perpetuate corruption" in the state, former Uttarakhand Chief Minister and BJP leader BC Khanduri, said on Saturday.

New Lokayukta Bill `mockery of judicial process`: Gujarat governor

"This is nothing but mockery of the whole judicial process," Guj Governor said in a remarks against Modi govt as she returned new Lokayukta Bill.

Goa Governor refers back Lokayukta Bill to Assembly

Goa Governor B V Wanchoo has referred back the Lokayukta Bill, 2013 to the state Legislative Assembly suggesting amendments to two clauses.

GPP attacks Modi govt for new Lokayukta bill

Criticising the Gujarat govt`s move to bring Lokayukta Aayog bill in the ongoing session of the Assembly, Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) alleged that it was an attempt to delay the appointment of the ombudsman in the state.

Meghalaya govt to amend weak Lokayukta bill

The Meghalaya government Thursday assured of further amending the weak Meghalaya Lokayukta Bill 2012 for ensuring a strong and effective counter mechanism against corruption in the state.

Goa Lokayukta minus sharp teeth, say activists

The new amended bill shows that Parrikar backtracked on his promise to clean corruption, a key BJP member of the state executive committee has claimed.

Meghalaya Lokayukta Bill passed

The Meghalaya Lokayukta Bill, 2012 was Friday passed in the Assembly, repealing an act passed ten years ago, amidst opposition from legislators.

Meghalaya may pass Lokayukta Bill this winter

Meghalaya government on Tuesday said that the new Lokayukta Bill is likely be passed during the ongoing Winter Session of the Assembly.

Sikkim Lokayukta Bill gets presidential nod

The Sikkim Lokayukta Bill has got the Presidential assent turning it into an act seeking to check corruption in the state, official sources said.

Khanduri asks Patil to approve Lokayukta Bill

Former Uttarakhand chief minister BC Khanduri, who is credited with bringing in a strong Lokayukta Bill in the state, has asked President Pratibha Patil to give her assent to the anti-corruption measure before she demits office.

Maha CM for strong Lokayukta Act

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan Thursday said his govt was in the process of conducting comparative studies of Lokayukta Acts of various states.

‘Oppn not taken into confidence on Lokayukta Bill’

Congress in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday accused the BJP government of passing the Lokayukta Bill 2012
in a haste without taking the opposition into confidence.

Bahuguna to carry out amendments to Lokayukta Bill

CM Vijay Bahuguna said he would carry out certain amendments in the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, which was passed by the state Assembly unanimously.