Panaji: Justice (Rtd) Ambadas Joshi, retired Judge of Bombay High Court on Friday took oath as New Lokayukta for Goa.
Joshi was administered oath in presence of State Chief Minister Pramod Sawant at Raj Bhavan near here.
Goa Governor B S Koshyari virtually joined the oath taking ceremony from his office in Maharashtra.
Joshi’s appointment to the coveted post was cleared by the state government last month. The term of previous Lokayukta P K Misra had ended in September 2020 after which the post was vacant.