Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as India’s first Lokpal
Author: Desk March 23, 2019
Justice Pinaki Ghose sworn in as the first Lokpal of the country on Saturday; his appointment was announced last Tuesday along with 8 member panel.
President Ram Nath Kovind administered the Oath of Office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as Chairperson, Lokpal, at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan
The panel led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced his appointment on Tuesday along with 8 members panel.
Justice Ghose, 66, retired as Supreme Court judge in May 2017.
He is a member of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) since June 29, 2017.