CENTRAL VIGILANCE COMMISSION
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Since financial institutions are within the administrative control of the finance ministry, these will no doubt have early implementation. There have also been statements from the Reserve Bank governor of the nature of the ARC that will be set up. These actions portend that GoI will walk the talk.
Centre effects major secretary-level bureaucratic reshuffle
Tandon, a 1986-batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, is at present s...
Lokpal gets 89 complaints between April and December 2020
It received 48 complaints against Group A and B category central government officia...
CVC sends 80-plus public views to ministries for systemic changes
The vigilance watchdog had, between October 27 and November 14, sought suggestions on “systemic improvements” of government departments as part of its “preventive vigilance” focus, rather than a “punitive vigilance” approach.
Plea against contracts awarded under Bharat Net by govt on nomination basis: HC seeks Centre reply
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan issued notice to the ministries of Communications and Electronics and Technology, CVC, CSC and Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL) and seeking their stand on the plea by NGO Telecom Watchdog.
Follow 6-month time limit in finalising disciplinary cases: CVC to govt departments
"Any unexplained, undue delay may also be a cause of unnecessary litigation and provide undue advantage/harassment to the charged officer," the CVC said in an order issued on Monday.
Central Vigilance Commission suggests multiple mid-career attitudinal training for officers
The CVC has proposed that it should be made mandatory for officers to undergo at least a one-week exposure at the induction stage and then a 2-3 day exposure during the mid-career stage for this attitudinal change towards greater probity and integrity.
Plea in SC against 'retrospective' amendment of S K Mishra's tenure as ED director
The petition, filed by advocate Prashant Bhushan for NGO Common Cause, also sought a direction to the central government to appoint a director for the agency "in a transparent manner and strictly in accordance with the law". It has contended that the order issued by the Centre extending Mishra's tenure for one more year, was in violation of the provisions of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) Act, 2003.
File assets details by Nov 30 or face disciplinary action: CVC to government officials
"Non-filing of property returns constitutes good and sufficient reasons for instituting disciplinary action against the delinquent officials," the CVC said in the order issued on Monday.
10-month construction schedule planned for redoing Central Vista
A 10-month construction schedule –– between February 1, 2021, and November 30, 2021 –– has been chalked out to ready it for hosting Republic Day 2022, the housing and urban affairs ministry has told the finance ministry in its proposal seeking financial go-ahead for the project.
CVC asks govt organisations to identify, implement systemic improvements
This includes improvement of internal processes, time bound disposal of work and systemic improvements leveraging technology, the statement issued by the personnel ministry said.
Central Vigilance Commission sends plaint against award of 6 airports to MoCA
The letter by Elamaram Kareem alleges irregularities in the procedure followed during the award of the six AAI airports to Adani Enterprises. It says that ‘undue haste’ was shown by the government in this award.
678 cases under investigation by CBI, 25 for more than five years, shows report by CVC
The CVC said out of the total 678 cases under investigation, 268 were pending for less than one year, 177 for more than one year but less than two years, 122 for more than two years but less than three years, 86 for over three years but less than five years and 25 for over five years.
Do not act on anonymous corruption complaints or face action: CVC to govt depts
The move comes after the probity watchdog noticed instances wherein some departments/organisations were taking cognisance of anonymous complaints, despite strict guidelines issued by Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) and the CVC.
Govt calls applications for Vigilance Commissioner, asks aspirants to write essay
Kumar is due to complete his term in October this year. "It is proposed to appoint a Vigilance Commissioner in the Central Vigilance Commission, against the vacancy due to arise in October, 2020, as one Vigilance Commissioner will demit office on completion of tenure," the Personnel Ministry said.