Bhubaneswar: The Lokayukta selection committee has unanimously selected the Lokayukta chairperson in a meeting held here on Tuesday.
The name will be sent to the Governor for approval after which it will be announced, informed the Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi.
The first meeting of the Selection Committee for the appointment of Lokayukta in the state was held on last Saturday evening.
Headed by CM Naveen Patnaik, the committee had nominated another member of the panel, which will be sent for approval of the Governor.
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of the Odisha CM in presence of Assembly Speaker Pradip Amat, Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra, High Court Chief Justice Kalpesh Satyendra Jhaveri, Chief Secretary AP Padhi and General Administration secretary AKK Meena at the State Guest House here.