Lokpal Bill passed after 45-year long battle

Almost 45 years after the fourth Lok Sabha in 1969 passed the Lokpal Bill — which lapsed after it wasn`t passed by the Rajya Sabha — the country is all set to get an anti-corruption ombudsman, with the Rajya Sabha (RS) passing the amended Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill on Tuesday.

Dec 18, 2013, 21:10 PM IST