CAT issues notices to state, center over Magsaysay Awardee IFS Sanjiv Chaturvedi posting in Lokpal

As per information available on the website of Lokpal and in public domain, against 70 sanctioned posts, only 20 are filled.

published on : 9th August 2020

Anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal gets 1,427 complaints in one year

Lokpal is an apex body to inquire and investigate into allegations of corruption against public functionaries.

published on : 1st July 2020

Lokpal member Ajay K Tripathi dies nearly a month after testing positive for COVID-19

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.

published on : 2nd May 2020

Lokpal member Ajay Kumar Tripathi tests positive for COVID-19, 'critical but stable'

Lokpal member Ajay Kumar Tripathi has been put on a ventilator and his condition is critical but stable.

published on : 5th April 2020

'Where's Jan Lokpal? Only arrogance': BJP chief JP Nadda to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

The BJP has trained its guns on the very issue that brought Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal into the political arena - the Jan Lokpal.

published on : 29th January 2020

Lokpal member Justice Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale resigns: Government

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.

published on : 15th January 2020

Justice Dilip bhosale quits as Lokpal member 

Justice Dilip B Bhosale has resigned as a member of the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal.

published on : 10th January 2020

Lokpal member Dilip B Bhosale resigns, cites personal reasons: Sources

Justice Bhosale had sent his resignation to President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday, sources said.

published on : 9th January 2020

Lokpal gets permanent address, to shift out of Rs 50 lakh per month rented hotel by Jan end

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. 

published on : 2nd January 2020

SC refuses to pass any direction on contempt plea over functioning of Lokpal

There is the limited scope of contempt petition and the NGO can file a separate petition seeking directions for effective functioning, it said.

published on : 3rd December 2019

'Jokepal': Congress' dig at Lokpal over reports on its 'hotel office' expenses

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.

published on : 1st December 2019

Modi never serious on appointment of Lokpal: Anna Hazare

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.

published on : 28th February 2018

Lokpal row: SC asks Centre not allow law to be 'dead letter'

The apex court said that the Lokpal law cannot be made redundant just because the legislation was not amended.

published on : 23rd November 2016