UP’s 42 IPS officers give property return in Lokpal Act

Lucknow || Till now 42 IPS officers have given their annual property return under the new Lokpal and Lokayukta Act 2012. They range from 1982 batch Vijay Kumar Gupta to 2011 batch Dev Ranjan Verma. Hitesh Chandra Awasthi, S S Siddhu, D L Ratnam, Amitabh Thakur, Rajeev Sabharwal, Sunil Kumar Gupta, K S Emmanuel and Pratima Ambedkar are few others who have given property returns for 2014 while Dawa Sherpa, J N Singh, Amrendra Sengar, Deepak Sharma, A K Raghav, Dr Tahsildar Singh etc have submitted their property returns for 2015.

up policeAshish Gupta and his wife Tilottama are only one to submit returns for both 2014 and 2015. Till now the IAS and IPS officers were to submit details of only their personal immovable property but after Lokpal Act they have to present details of both moveable and immoveable properties of own as well as family members.

Meanwhile IPS Amitabh Thakur has written to Government of India objecting to the repeated extension of last date for submission, latest being to 15 October 2015 and requesting that all these property returns must be put in public domain on the Ministry websites.