Wednesday, October 24, 2018
 
 News Details
JK RTI Foundation calls on Chief Information Commissioner

Srinagar, May 15, (Scoop News)-A deputation of the J&K RTI Foundation today called on Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) Khurshid A. Ganai and discussed various measures on effective implementation of the J&K RTI Act, 2009.
The deputation led by its chief spokesperson Sheikh Maqbool said that the Government and the State Information Commission should raise more awareness about RTI among the common people.
The CIC gave the delegation a patient hearing and said that the State Information Commission is serious about effective implementation of the RTI Act and that during 2017-18, 476 appeals and complaints were disposed of by the Commission.
He also informed them that in over 45-50 appeal cases penalty proceedings were going on and during the last year penalties have been imposed in four cases.
The CIC further said that he will once again take up the matter of implementation of section 23 of the J&K RTI Act regarding the creation of more awareness among the public and training of officials with the State Government.
The Foundation thanked the CIC and hoped that steps like seminars and Round Table conferences for creating awareness about the J&K RTI Act, 2009 among the public and among the officials would be held periodically.
...
Share this Story
 
 
  Comment On this Story
 
 
 Back Issuesk Issues
If you are looking for Issues beyond today. You can simply use this calendar tool to view Issue of Scoop News for any particular Date.
   
 
 
 
 
 
Heating Pads | Knee Heating Pad | Foot Warmers
Shridev Sharma, Kamrup Housing, Durva Greens
 
 
 
© Scoop News, Jammu Kashmirr
Home || About Us || Advertise With Us || Disclaimer || Contact Us
Powered by Web Design Jammu