To assist the Lokayukt and the Up-Lokayukt the organization is divided into four functional wings, which are as under:-
Administrative And Enquiry Section:
This section is headed by Secretary of the organization who is a senior IAS officer. He/She functions as Head of the Department for entire organization. The Secretary is assisted by one Deputy Secretary, One Under Secretary, One Accounts Officer and Four Section Officers in addition to other subordinate staff. The annual budget of the organization is Rs.6,41,10,000.00.
To assist the Lokayukt and the Up-Lokayukt there are three posts of Legal Advisors and one post of Dy.Legal Advisor. Officers of the rank of District Judge are posted as Legal Advisors and an Officer of CJM rank is posted as Dy. Legal Advisor. These Officers are on deputation from High Court. They deal with the legal matters and also help in conducting enquiries entrusted to them from time to time.
Special Police Establishment (SPE):
It is constituted under a special Act called "The Madhya Pradesh Special Police Establishment Act 1947", for the investigation of certain offences affecting the public administration and those falling under provisions of prevention of corruption Act which is a Central Act. The SPE is headed by Director General who is in the rank of Director General or Additional Director General of Police Madhya Pradesh. He is assisted by one IGP, two DIG’s, 8 SP’s, 26 DSP’s, 41 Inspectors and 162 men of the other ranks. The superintendence of investigation by M.P. Special Police Establishment (SPE) vests with the Lokayukt. There are 7 divisional offices of the SPE, which are located at divisional headquarters of revenue divisions. A detailed note on the powers and functions for the SPE can be perused separately.
The organization also has a Technical Cell which deals with the enquires of technical nature. This wing is headed by Chief Engineer, under whom there are three Executive Engineers, one each from Water Resources, Public Works and Public Health Engineering Department. Besides this there are six Assistant Engineers and Four Technical Assistants in the Technical Cell.
District Vigilance Committees:
The Act provides for constitution of Vigilance Committees at Divisional level. Each Committee consist of three members out of whom one is retired Judicial Officer not below the rank of a Civil Judge, Class-1 or a retired Executive Officer having experience of Courts working not below the rank of a Class-I Officer of the State Government. Seven Divisional Committees have been constituted. The Committees enquire into the complaints referred to them by the Lokayukt or the Up-Lokayukt and submit a report to the Lokayukt or the Up-Lokayukt as the case may be.
Last Updated on 23 Dec, 2020