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The states have been asked to specify by when they would appoint the anti-corruption ombudsman
Funds meant for goshalas (cattle shelters) and supply of fodder and water for cattle were misused in drought-hit taluks of Tumakuru district
Kumaraswamy had earlier received an interim anticipatory bail in the Janthakal mining case registered by a special investigation team on the basis of the Justice Santosh Hegde report.
The High Court court said the appointments were treated as regular and the appointees would be entitled to all service benefits based on their respective dates of appointment.
Lokayukta Justice P Vishwanatha Shetty has written to the state government recommending an amendment to the Karnataka Lokayukta Act.
Justice Rao was in the know of the extortion racket run from his office by his son Y Ashwin but did nothing to stop it.
Dutta who has been the Additional Director of Central Bureau of Investigation and Additional Director General of Police will have a nine-month tenure as he is set to retire in October this year.
The governor had refused to give his assent earlier after S R Hiremath of Samaja Parivartana Samudaya had written to him raising questions about Justice Shetty's illegal properties around Bengaluru.
Justice Y Bhaskar Rao has been arraigned as an accused in corruption and extortion scam in Lokayukta.
The judgment has come as a major setback for the 78-year-old Rao, who was also the former chief justice of Karnataka High Court.
The Anti Corruption Bureau, that usually receives 4-5 complaints per week, has netted only one official in corruption case since demonetisation.