Which of the following Indian states Lokayukta has been appointed by Supreme Court of India by using its extraordinary powers under Article 142 of the Constitution?

Which of the following Indian states Lokayukta has been appointed by Supreme Court of India by using its extraordinary powers under Article 142 of the Constitution?
[A]Uttar Pradesh
[B]Bihar
[C]Karnataka
[D]Andhra Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh
Recently, the Supreme Court of India (SCI)has appointed Justice (Retd) Virendra Singh as new Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh, after recording the repeated failure of the state government to comply with the court’s directives. The Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi has exercised its extraordinary powers under Article 142 of the Constitution to make the appointment of Lokayukta.

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