Chandigarh, March 16:
In view of the directions issued by the Punjab Government regarding COVID19, the office of Lokpal Punjab shall remain closed for public and will deal with only very important/urgent cases till March 31,2020.
Disclosing this official spokesperson of the Lokpal said that the Under Secretary-Lokpal will depute special staff for a particular day to deal with the urgent/important matters, if any. This order shall remain effective till 31 March 2020. This order is issued specially keeping in view of the fact that public throughout Punjab come to the office of the Lokpal Punjab to attend to their complaint(s), which is not advisable for them. He said that the issue with regard to resumption of complete functioning of the office shall be reviewed on April1, 2020