A one stop destination for all Right to Information (RTI) matters
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A one stop destination for all Right to Information (RTI) matters


Complainant pressed for action against the then CPIO u/S 20 of RTI Act for delay in transferring the RTI application beyond the stipulated period of 5 days - CIC called for the relevant dispatch & receipt records on the next date of hearing     Right to Information Act 2005    The FAA is an independent quasi-judicial authority; PIO could have sought assistance u/S 5(4) of the RTI Act from the concerned authority - PIO reprimanded to be more meticulous about his duties & give appropriate replies to the RTI applicant within time     Right to Information Act 2005    Information about pension was denied u/s 24 by DRDL, a Schedule II organisation - CIC: No violation of human rights is involved in service matters such as promotion, disciplinary actions, pay increments, retiral benefits, pension, gratuity, etc.     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: It must be shown that the disclosure of the information would ‘impede’ or even on a lesser threshold ‘hamper’ or ‘interfere’ with the investigation; PIO has failed to discharge this burden u/Section 19(5) - CIC: PIO is hereby issued a strict warning     Right to Information Act 2005    Certain information related to a Medicolegal case was denied by AIIMS u/s 8(1)(j) - Appellant claimed to be the father of the patient - Respondent agreed to provide the information if the patient filed the application himself or authorised the appellant     Right to Information Act 2005    Information about Shram Suvidha cases was denied u/s 8(1)(d) without any explanation - CIC: Merely claiming an exemption under Section 8 is not enough to absolve a PIO from performing the duties cast upon him under the RTI Act; Warning issued to PIO     Right to Information Act 2005    Vijai Sharma and K V Chowdary appointed as CIC and CVC respectively     Right to Information Act 2005    Is the Mysore Police Commissioner’s office coming up without plan approval?     Right to Information Act 2005    No action taken against the illegal massage parlours or spas in Goa     Right to Information Act 2005    Are there norms about the fee a school should charge and the facilities it offers?     Right to Information Act 2005    There is only 1 primary health centre per 28 villages of UP     Right to Information Act 2005    Services of all OSDs / Consultants terminated by Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai     Right to Information Act 2005    HC: Penalty proceedings u/s 20 for non compliance of the order passed by the SIC     Right to Information Act 2005    Madras HC directs TN Public Service Commission to disclose the details of caste, including sub-caste     Right to Information Act 2005    A 2 million question! How can you seek answers for your problems using RTI Act?     Right to Information Act 2005   
Web-site launch photographs

The Chief Information Commissioner ShriSatyananda Mishra addressing the gathering

The audience hearing in apt attention to ShriSatyananda Mishra, Chief Information Commissioner

The Chief Information Commissioner ShriSatyananda Mishra speaking to the press

Welcome address by MrSandeepNaolekar, Chairman, CII MP State Council. Dr (Mrs) AnuradhaVerma, President, RTI Foundation; Mr Satyanand Mishra, Chief Information Commissioner, Government of India; and MrAnshul Mittal, Chairman, CII Malwa Zonal Council on the dias.

Dr (Mrs) AnuradhaVerma, President, RTI Foundation during the session

Dr (Mrs) AnuradhaVerma, President, RTI Foundation, giving her presentation

The audience during the session on RTI

Dr (Mrs) AnuradhaVerma, President, RTI Foundation, with ShriSaiManohar, SSP/DIG&ShriSrinivasVerma SP in discussion after the session

Prof. Ravichandran, Director IIM along with MrAnshul Mittal,MrSandeepNaolekar, Mr. Sanjay Dubey and other dignitaries.

Dr (Mrs) AnuradhaVerma, President, RTI Foundation felicitating Mr Satyanand Mishra, Chief Information Commissioner, Government of India

L to R: ModeratorMr N Raghuraman, State Head – MP(Editorial), DB Corp (Bhaskar Group), PanelistMr  S K Mishra, CGM, SBI; Mr Sanjay Dubey, MD, MP AKVN Ltd;  Dr R K Verma, Additional Commissioner, Central Excise, Customs & Service Tax; Mr Sanjay Jha, ED, Dale Carnegie Training India; Prof (Dr) GhayurAlam, National Law Institute University

L to R: ModeratorMr N Raghuraman, State Head – MP(Editorial), DB Corp (Bhaskar Group), PanelistMr  S K Mishra, CGM, SBI; Mr Sanjay Dubey, MD, MP AKVN Ltd;  Dr R K Verma, Additional Commissioner, Central Excise, Customs & Service Tax; Mr Sanjay Jha, ED, Dale Carnegie Training India; Prof (Dr) GhayurAlam, National Law Institute University

Mr  S K Mishra, Chief General Manager, State Bank of India

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