India's Janus faced approach in tackling corruption

Sudarshan, Ramaswamy and Khan, Firoz (2017) India's Janus faced approach in tackling corruption. Administratia Publica, 24 (4). pp. 236-253. ISSN 1015-4833

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India's approach in handling the old-aged problem of corruption has been Janus-faced.On the one hand, being responsive to public clamor for eradication of corruption of all kinds, grand or pretty,India's Parliament has been steadily engaged in Legislation commencing with the extension with the powers granted to the war- time Special Staff in 1942 until the enactment of Lokpal and Lokayukta Act. On the other hand,lawmakers, public servants, and law enforcing agencies, who can count among their lot the vast majority of perpetrators of corruption,has been seeking loop-holes in the law and avenues to avoid punishment.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Corruption in India | Corrupt public servants | Lokayukta Act | Eradication of corruption
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Political Science
Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Public Policy
JGU School/Centre: Jindal School of Government and Public Policy
Depositing User: Gena Veineithem
Date Deposited: 02 May 2022 05:21
Last Modified: 02 May 2022 05:21


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