February 10, 2014 Families of whislteblowers held a demonstration outside offices of political parties to demand the passage of the Whistleblowers Protection Bill and Grievance Redress Bill. Expressing disappointment at the Houses of Parliament being adjourned once again without transacting any business, they demanded that every party ensure that the bills are taken up and…

February 09, 2014 Dear Shri Manmohan Singhji, While welcoming the passing of the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act (L&L Act), we would like to bring to your notice a very serious anomaly in the L&L Act, which we suspect is inadvertent. Essentially, the L&L Act does not set aside the requirement in section 6A of the Delhi Special…

“I lost my brother 10 years ago. He was killed for exposing corruption in NHAI. Leaders of every political party assured my family that a mechanism to protect whistleblowers will be put in place. It’s been 10 years. When will they pass the law? How many more Satyendra Dubeys will be killed before our MPs…

December 18, 2013 The NCPRI recognises the important step taken by Parliament yesterday in moving towards ensuring a legislative framework for accountability.While the passage of the Lokpal Bill by Parliament is critical, it would be only a half measure, if the Grievance Redress Bill and Whistle Blower’s Protection Bill are not simultaneously discussed and passed by Parliament….

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