|About the Andhra Pradesh Vigilance commission|
Functioning of Commission was interrupted when the Government abolished the institution vide GO Ms No. 72, General Administration (SC.E) Dept., dated 3.2.1983 and created a one man special authority called The Dharma Mahamatra. With the coming into force of the Andhra Pradesh Lok Ayukta and Upa Lok Ayukta Act, 1983 this institution was abolished with effect from 18.8.1984. The Andhra Pradesh Vigilance Commission was revived by the Government through G.O. Ms No.368 General Administration (SC.D) Department dated 29.6.1993 based on the recommendation of the Committee on Administrative Re-Organisation. Thus the Commission started functioning again from the 30th June 1993 with the same jurisdiction and functions.