IIT Bombay to launch RTI awareness campaign as a part of Techfest 2014
The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) is planning to launch a Right to Information (RTI) awareness campaign over the coming few months. The campaign is part of IIT-B’s technological festival Techfest which shall take place at the end of the year. The awareness campaign is likely to start shortly and shall culminate with the Techfest 2014.
The theme for Techfest 2014 is student activism and RTI awareness campaign is a part of the effort to make the students realize their responsibilities and duties to the society. It is expected that the campaign would give the students and exposure to the nuances of the RTI Act and would encourage them to ask questions relevant for the society and the nation.