What We Can Do

The Ombudsman may:

  • on a complaint by any aggrieved person; or
  • on a reference by the Government or the Provincial Assembly; or
  • on a motion of the Supreme Court or the High Court; or
  • on his own motion (Suo Moto),

undertake any investigation into any allegation of maladministration on the part of any Agency or any of its officers or employees.
(Section 9(1): The Punjab office of the Ombudsman Act, 1997)