Justice K.T.Thomas will head the Lokpal search panel

Justice K.T.Thomas will head the Lokpal search panel

Former Supreme Court Judge and noted jurist Justice K.T.Thomas will head the Lokpal search committee, which selects chairperson and members of the newly formed anti-corruption body Lokpal, reports Indian Express

The other members of the committee includes Senior Advocate Fali Nariman,  Principal of Lady Shri Ram College and a political scientist Meenakshi Gopinath, , Former chief election commissioner S Y Quraishi , Padma Bhushan-awardee and educationist Mrinal Miri , Former chief secretary of Andhra Pradesh Kaki Madhava Rao and senior journalist and Political commentator H K Dua.

Justice K.T.Thomas was a Judge of the Supreme Court from 1996 t0 2002. . He was conferred with Padma Bhushan in 2007. He had delivered judgments in many sensational cases including Rajiv Gandhi assassination Case.

Reacting to the reports, Justice Thomas told Livelaw that he had not received any official communication regarding this.

Here is the detailed interview of Justice K.T.Thomas with Live Law.