Lokayukta in Rajasthan

Lokayukta Rajasthan

The ‘Lokpal’ is the central governing body that has jurisdiction over all members of parliament and central government employees in case of corruption. Whereas, the ‘Lokayukta’ is similar to the Lokpal, but functions on a state level. Lokayukta is an independent institution whose jurisdiction is the entire state of Rajasthan. Presently, Justice S. S.S. Kothari is the post of Lokayukta of the state of Rajasthan. The Lokayukta (sometimes referred to the institution itself) Continue Reading

Current Affairs: 28th July

Current Affairs: 28 July Lok Sabha passed the Lokpal and Lokayukta (Amendment) Bill, 2016 The bill seeks to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013 In the absence of a recognized Leader of Opposition, the amendment will now allow the leader of the single largest opposition party in the Lok Sabha to be a member of the selection committee. It also amends section 44 of parent Act that deals with Continue Reading