India’s Lokpal Gets a New Judicial Member

  • Justice A. M. Khanwilkar, Chairperson of Lokpal of India, administered the oath. 
  • Shri Pankaj Kumar and Shri Ajay Tirkey took the oath of office. 
  • Two existing Judicial Members, Justice P. K. Mohanty and Justice Abhilasha Kumari, and three new members, Shri D. K. Jain, Smt. Archana Ramasundaram, and Shri Mahender Singh, completed their tenure on 26 March 2024. 
  • Awasthi previously served as Chairperson of 22 Law Commission of India and Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court.
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