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Advocatetanmoy

Advocate, adviser and educator

Public functionary

“Public functionary” is defined in Section-2(m) as under: 2 (m) “public functionary’ means a person who is or has been at any time- (i) the Chief Minister or a Minister (ii) a […]

Lokayukta

It is well-known that the idea of establishment of Office of Lokpal and Lokayuktas came from Justitio Ombudsman, commonly called, Just Ombudsman, prevalent in European countries where such Office was established as […]

Lokpal Laws in In India

It extends to the whole of India and it shall apply to all public servants in and outside India. Jurisdiction Jurisdiction of Lokpal to include Prime Minister, Ministers, members of Parliament, Groups A, B, C and D officers and officials of Central Government. Complaint […]

Class action

One or more members of a class may sue or be sued as representative parties on behalf of all if: 1. the class is so numerous that joinder of all members, whether otherwise […]