The Central Vigilance Commission of India will flag its annual 'Vigilance Awareness Week' on October 31, 2022, on the occasion of the country's first Deputy Prime Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 147th birth anniversary. Aimed at raising public awareness around the threats posed by corruption, the week-long drive is based on the theme, "Corruption Free India for a Developed Nation."
The Commission unveiled its ongoing three-month campaign on August 16 to promote vigilance and preventive activities against corruption. As part of these initiatives, the stakeholders, including government ministries, organisations, departments, and individuals, are invited to take an "Integrity Pledge", accessed on CVC's official website.
The e-pledge can be filed either as a citizen or an organisation in three steps. The steps involve registration