THE UTTAR PRADESH LOKAYUKTA AND UP-LOKAYUKTA ACT-1975
SECTION- 10. Procedure in respect of investigations -
Where the Lokayukta or an Up-Lokayukta proposes
(after making such preliminary inquiry, if any, as he deems fit) to conduct
any investigation under this Act, he-
(2) Every such investigation shall be conducted
in private, and in particular, the identity of the complainant and of
the public servant affected by the investigation shall not be disclosed
to the public or the press whether before, during or after the investigation
(3) Save as aforesaid, the procedure for conducting any such investigation shall be such as the Lokayukta or, as the case may be, the Up-Lokayukta considers appropriate in the circumstances of the case.
The Lokayukta or an Up-Lokayukta may, in his discretion, refuse to investigate
or cease to investigate any complaint involving a grievance or, an allegation,
if in his opinion-
(5) In any case where the Lokayukta or an Up-Lokayukta decides not to entertain a complaint or to discontinue any investigation in respect of a complaint or to discontinue any investigation in respect of a complaint, he shall record his reasons therefore and communicate the same to the complainant and the public servant concerned.
(6) The conduct of an investigation under this Act in respect of any action shall not affect such action, or any power or duty of any public servant to take further action with respect to any matter subject to the investigation.