The Lokayukta, Assam

Guwahati

Definition

  1. Allegation: Allegation in relation to a public servant, means any affirmation that such public servant:
    1. has abused his position as such to obtain any gain or favour to himself or to any other person or to cause undue harm or hardship to any other person;
    2. was actuated in the discharge of his functions as such public servant by personal interest or improper or corrupt motive; or
    3. is guilty of corruption, or lack of integrity in his capacity as such public servant;
  2. Grievances: Grievances means a claim by a person that he sustained injustice or undue hardship in consequence of mal-administration.
  3. Mal-administration: Mal-administration means action taken or purporting to have been taken in exercise of administrative functions in any case,
    1. where such action or the administrative procedure or practice governing such action is un-reasonable, unjust, oppressive or improperly discriminatory, or
    2. where there has been negligence or undue delay in taking such action or the administrative procedure or practice governing such involves undue delay.