Can comments made by higher authority on the leave application be disclosed under RTI?
The appellant filed an application under the Right to Information (RTI) Act with the NIT seeking information regarding procedure for sanction of leave. The Public Information Officer (PIO) provided point wise information to the appellant.
During the hearing before the Central Information Commission (CIC), the appellant submitted that he wanted a copy of the comments made by the Head of Department (HoD) Macs on his leave application.
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The Central Information Commission (CIC) directed the PIO to provide the sought information to the appellant.
Citation: Mr. R.J.D Souza v. NIT in File No.CIC/DS/A/2011/002060/RM
RTI Citation : RTIFI/2012/CIC/851
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