Lokpal member Dilip B Bhosale quits from post citing personal reasons; ex-Chief Justice of Allahabad HC sends resignation letter to Ram Nath Kovind
Lokpal member Justice Dilip B Bhosale has resigned from the post citing personal reasons, official sources said on Thursday
Lokpal members to take oath today: Four judges, SSB ex-chief, three former IAS, IRS officers part of team
A high-level selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had recommended the appointments for chairperson and members of the Lokpal. Following this, President Ram Nath Kovind had approved the appointments.
Top judges to experienced bureaucrats: Meet all 8 members of India's first Lokpal appointed by President Kovind
Former Supreme Court judge Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose has been appointed as India's first Lokpal, the national anti-corruption ombudsman. Former Chief Justices — Dilip B Bhosale, Pradip Kumar Mohanty, Abhilasha Kumari — besides sitting Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court Ajay Kumar Tripathi have been appointed as judicial members, the communique issued by Rashtrapati Bhavan said.
The CBI has taken over the probe in the fourth case related to the alleged kidnapping and gangrape of a minor days after she was raped allegedly by BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, officials said on Tuesday.