Information About Lokpal of India
Internship Opportunity A Lokpal is→ an anti-corruption authority/body of ombudsman→ who represents the public interest→ in the Republic of India. The main duty of the Lokpal is that, ‘to inquire into the allegation of the corruption against public officers and also adjudicate matters which connected to the corruption.
Jurisdiction of Lokpal→→ Over Central Government.
Jurisdiction of Lokayukta→ → Over State Government.
The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act was passed in 2013 with amendments in parliament. Lokpal comes into action from the 2011 Jan Lokpal movement. Lokpal is responsible for enquiring into corruption charges at the national level and Lokayukta performs the same function at the state level.
It is responsible for enquiring into corruption charges at the national level while the Lokayukta performs the same function at the state level.
→ Age of Lokpal→→ Not less than 45 years
→ Lokpal consists→→ of a Chairperson and eight-member(Four of them Judicial officers and another four non-judicial members)
About the Internship
Applications for an internship program
under the Lokpal of India Internship Scheme 2021
from interested eligible candidates as per the details prescribed by the Authority.\
Duration # Internship Opportunity
The applicant indicates the desired duration in the application form.
The Minimum Duration of the Internship→→ 6 Weeks.
The Maximum Duration of the internship→→ 12 Weeks.
The applicant should be pursuing→→ a regular undergraduate/postgraduate degree course
in the field of
Law, Political Science, Public Administration, Public Policy, Management, Economics, or Human Rights.
- Minimum 75 % or equivalent marks in 12th.
- UG students must have completed at least two years of study with a minimum score of 55% or equivalent marks in the exam.
- PG students must have a minimum of 55% or equivalent marks in graduation courses.
Stipend # Internship Opportunity
A stipend of Rs.10,000/- per month will be paid to each of the interns on successful completion of the internship.
Eligible candidates→ may apply anytime by→ proposing the date of commencement and period of internship→ during the financial year. The application should reach → the Office of Lokpal of India at least→ 3 months before the proposed date of commencement of the internship.
Candidates can apply through their → Institute/ College/University→ in the annexed application form. It must be duly recommended by → the HOD/Dean/Principal of the → Institute of the candidate.
∴ Enclose self-attested scanned copies of mark sheet of 12th standard onward including mark sheet of each year/semester of the present course.
To enclose a 500 words write-up on any of the following topics
→ Evil effects of Corruption in the society
→ Measure to root out corruption in India
The application→ should be sent→ by post or E-mail to:
Deputy Secretary, Lokpal of India
Plot No.6, Phase-II, Vasant Kunj,
Institutional Area, New Delhi-110070.
E-Mail ID: [email protected]