Shillong: The “Select Committee” under the Chairmanship of the Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, today convened the meeting to discuss over appointment of committee members of the “Search Committee” in order to find a suitable member of the Lokayokta.
Speaking to media persons Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma after the meeting briefed that the six-members “Search Committee” is constituted to find a suitable member to the Lokayata. The Committee is not given a deadline. the government already appointed a chairman last year.
Meanwhile opposition leader, Dr Mukul Sangma questions over why does it has to take one long year for the government to get a member to the Lokayukta? The Lokakya Act was enacted since 2014 for the purpose to investigate corruption cases right from the Chief Minister’s Office and others as well.