The Narendra Modi government has passed a bill in the Gujarat assembly which curtails the 'primacy' of the Chief Justice of the High Court and the Governor in the matter of appointment of the Lokayukta.

The Lokayukta Aayog Bill, 2013 proposes to give all the powers of the appointment to a selection committee headed by the Chief Minister and wants the Governor to act on the recommendations of the committee. Read More

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