Mass Awareness Campaign on RTI in Ward office of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
As per a press release by Bhaskar Prabhu, a Mass Awareness Campaign on Right to Information (RTI) was held in M/West Ward office of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on 29th December 2014. The awareness programme shall continue today too. It is the celebration of the year end by organizing a RTI Awareness campaign. At the Mass awareness campaign, persons visiting the Municipal Ward will be made aware of the RTI Act 2005 and the possibilities of using the same to address issues that they have as individuals as well as resident groups or in public interest.
The venue is - M/West Ward Office Building, Ground Floor, Brihanmumbai Mahanagar Palika, Sharadbhau Acharya Marg, Near Natraj Cinema, Chember, (Nearest Station Chembur Harbour Line) Mumbai-400 071. It shall be held between 10.00 AM TO 5.00 PM.
The workshop is being organised by the Mahiti Adhikar Manch which has been organizing similar workshops and 2/3 days "Mass Awareness Campaign of RTI" in BMC Wards since 2006. Such campaigns and workshops have been conducted successfully in D, G/North, F/South, F/North, K/East, R/South, R/Central wards, some public authorities, corporation hospitals, private corporate’s, BPT, MTNL, Income Tax, Mazagaon Docks and also at public accessible open spaces which have been well accepted and appreciated.