Lokayukta irked over government officials not heeding notices

The anti-corruption ombudsman has also demanded that the Vigilance Directorate should be brought under its jurisdiction to enhance its trust and credibility among the people.

published on : 23rd August 2020

Retired Gujarat HC Justice sworn in as 5th Lokayukta

Born in 1956, Shukla started his career as an advocate after completing his LLB. He served as Gujarat government's solicitor for two years from 1982 to 1984.

published on : 23rd June 2020

Punjab to bring Lokayukta Bill in Budget session

All sanctions by the Assembly, whether or not permission to prosecute is granted, will be binding on the Lokpal.

published on : 2nd March 2020

Lokayukta lens on Nagada funds

Justice Ajit Singh to visit Nagada village next month to probe allegations of fund misuse.

published on : 22nd February 2020

Santhosh Hegde questions BJP over ignoring re-establishing Lokayukta in Karnataka

No party will like to strengthen the Lokayukta and now BSY is also tightlipped and even put an end by appreciating that ACB has been doing a good job, the former Lokayukta justice said,

published on : 4th February 2020

Meeting to select Lokayukta, SHRC members on December 19

The retired judge of district Court will be appointed as Upa-Lokayukta.

published on : 17th December 2019

Lax security led to attack on Karnataka Lokayukta judge Vishwanath Shetty

When the New Indian Express visited the Lokayukta office, located next to the highly-secured Vidhan Soudha and Vikas Soudha zone, the metal detectors at the entrance were found to be non-functional.

published on : 7th March 2018