It also suggested inclusion of leader of single largest opposition party in Lok Sabha, in case there is no recognised Leader of Opposition, as member of selection panel to choose chairperson and members of Lokpal.
If this recommendation is accepted by Parliament, it will pave the way for Congress leader Mallikarjuna Kharge to be part of Lokpal selection committee headed by Prime Minister.
 The Committee is of the view that institutions of CVC and the CBI (in so far as its anti-corruption functions are concerned), be fully integrated with Lokpal and the institution of anti-corruption watchdog may be architecturally created vertically with the Lokpal at the apex level and CVC and CBI (anti-corruption wing) working directly under its command and control.
"The functions of Lokpal and CVC be clearly specified and overlap between functions and powers of CVC and Lokpal be addressed. Lokpal in turn should utilise these organisations for conduct of inquiry, investigation and prosecution", the panel said in its report submitted to both the Houses of Parliament.

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