Lokayukta unearths Rs 9.7 cr worth "illegal" assets

Lokayukta Police in Karnataka on Tuesday conducted simultaneous raids at 14 premises belonging to government servants across the state and unearthed alleged illegal assets to the tune of around Rs 9.7 crore.

Rs 1200-cr sought for Lokayukta infrastructure in Gujarat

Gujarat Finance Minister Saurabh Patel has urged the Union Finance Ministry to release Rs 1200 crore for setting up Lokayukta infrastructure in the state.

Drafting of Lokayukta Bill 2014 completed in Mizoram

Mizoram`s Lokayukta Drafting Committee has completed the draft Lokayukta Bill, 2014 and uploaded the bill in the state law department`s website, officials of the state law and judicial department on Friday said.

Asset over Rs 1 crore recovered from PHE sub-engineer`s house

Lokayukta Police conducted raids at the residence of Public Health Engineering department`s sub engineer and recovered assets worth over Rs 1.5 crore, disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Former judges not willing to become Lokayukta in Goa: Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that Supreme Court judges were reluctant to take up post-retirement assignments in Goa, fearing "character assassination".

Lokayukta police raids residence of top MPEB official

The Lokayukta Special Police Establishment on Saturday raided the residence of Additional General Manager of Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitran Company Limited of Madhya Pradesh Electricity Board Pradeep Choudhary and found details of property worth crores of rupees.

MP Lokayukta detects ill gotten wealth worth over Rs 300 cr

Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta has detected in the last five years wealth and properties worth over Rs 300 crore acquired allegedly through corrupt means.

Lokayukta raids bureaucrat`s premises; unearths illegal assets

Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police on Tuesday raided the official residence and other premises of State Joint Director, Industries, RC Kuriel in two cities and unearthed details of immovable properties worth crores, disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer in Bhopal

The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta today carried out searches at the residential premises of Inspector General of Police (IG) Mayank Jain.

Modi fears strong RTI Commissioner, Lokayukta may land him behind bars: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi on Monday charged Narendra Modi with having balked at appointing a RTI Commissioner and Lokayukta in Gujarat for fear of being booked for alleged irregularities in providing benefits to his favourite industrial group.

Four engineers, two cooperative chairmen arrested by ACB

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) today arrested four engineers of minor irrigation department here and two chairmen of cooperative societies for alleged irregularities in construction of two village tanks.

Modi`s `Sadbhavna` fast expenses complaint before Lokayukta

On the eve of elections to Gujarat`s 26 Lok Sabha seats, a city-based advocate filed a complaint here on Tuesday against BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi before the Lokayukta, alleging misuse of public money for organising his `Sadbhavna` fast.

Narendra Modi would have been in jail if Gujarat had Lokayukta: Rahul Gandhi

Further escalating the war of words between the two main political parties, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked BJP`s PM candidate Narendra Modi and said that he would have been in jail had Lokayukta and RTI commissioners been in place in Gujarat.

Rs 22 crore treasure found in Lokayukta raid at PWD guard`s house

In an eye-opening raid, a chowkidaar with the Public Works Department here was found to be in possession of disproportionate assets worth over Rs 22 crores.

Lokpal: NGO moves SC to stay chairperson`s appointment process

A petition was filed by an NGO in the Supreme Court questioning the entire selection process for appointment of chairperson and members of the Lokpal and sought its stay.

Arunachal Pradesh Lokayukta, 6 other Bills tabled in House

Seven Bills were introduced on the first day of the three-day Budget session of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.

Only Assembly speaker, his deputy enjoy immunity: SC

The Supreme Court said Tuesday that except for the speaker of a state assembly and his deputy, no one else enjoys immunity from the Lokayukta`s investigations into allegations of corruption.

Arunachal to create strong Lokayukta: Tuki

In tune with Centre`s policy for responsive and transparent governance, the Arunachal Pradesh government has decided to create a strong Lokayukta in the state.

Odisha Lokayukta Bill passed in Assembly

Meeting the three-month deadline set by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, the State Assembly today passed the Odisha Lokayukta Bill.

SIT head will be suggested by Lokayukta: Bhaskar Rao

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Y Bhaskar Rao on Thursday said head of SIT set up to probe illegal mining in the state will be suggested by the anti-corruption ombudsman.