As per information available on the website of Lokpal and in public domain, against 70 sanctioned posts, only 20 are filled.
Lokpal is an apex body to inquire and investigate into allegations of corruption against public functionaries.
A former chief justice of the Chhattisgarh High Court, he had been in the AIIMS Trauma Centre, which has been converted into a dedicated COVID-19 hospital.
Lokpal member Ajay Kumar Tripathi has been put on a ventilator and his condition is critical but stable.
The BJP has trained its guns on the very issue that brought Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal into the political arena - the Jan Lokpal.
Bhosale has tendered his resignation from the office of member (judicial), Lokpal with effect from the afternoon of January 12, 2020, it said in an order.
Justice Dilip B Bhosale has resigned as a member of the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal.
Justice Bhosale had sent his resignation to President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday, sources said.
A senior Personnel Ministry official said the Lokpal is likely to move out of its five star hotel temporary office at The Ashok Hotel in Chanakyapuri by January end.
There is the limited scope of contempt petition and the NGO can file a separate petition seeking directions for effective functioning, it said.
The opposition party also alleged that till October 31, 2019, 1,116 corruption complaints were received but the preliminary inquiry was not started in anyone.
Hazare said that the prime minister is afraid that once Lokpal becomes a reality his office, as well as that of his cabinet members, would also come under its purview.
The apex court said that the Lokpal law cannot be made redundant just because the legislation was not amended.