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अख्तियार दुरूपयोग अनुसन्धान आयोग

Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority

भ्रष्‍टाचार विरुद्धको सहकार्य: सुशासनका लागि अपरिहार्य

Background

Corruption control remains a challenge for the global community. The nature and dimensions of corruption, which is expanding as a borderless crime, are also changing day by day. Almost all the countries of the world have adopted different strategies towards maintaining good governance by controlling this disorder as one of the major obstacles to social, economic and human development. Various mechanisms have been set up in the world to control corruption.

Constitutional body for controlling corruption in Nepal 'The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority 'was formed on 28 magh 2047 B.S.Under part 21 of the Constitution of Nepal 2072 ,provision is made in relation to the formation of the Commission and provision for the duties and powers of the Commission. According to the law, there is a provision for investigation of abuse of power in the constitution by law. Someone holding a public office from such an investigation If the person has done any act deemed to be a corruption in accordance with the law, the Commission may file or prosecute such person and other persons involved in the case in a court of law authorized by law. With the aim of promoting corruption and good governance the Commission has been pursuing preventive, punitive and motivational strategies.