On the occasion of “International Anticorruption Day” Coalition Against Corruption organized PAC’s Annual Public Lecture on Fighting Corruption: The Way Forward by Dr. Samuel Paul, Founder Chairman, PAC, Presided by Justice N Santosh Hegde, former Lokayukta, Government of Karnataka.
The focus of the lecture was on the steps that both the state and civil society should take to achieve corruption free governance in our country. These include simple measures that are easy to adopt, support to reforms that are already under way, and more complex reforms that need consensus building. The resulting mix of preventive and punitive measures that involve all levels of government which can call for patience and willingness to learn and change as the process of implementation moves forward.
The Hindu, 10th December, 2012 http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/