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June 7, 2021 Archives

CIC Directs CPIO To Provide Desired Information to Appellant Leaving Out Personal Details Submitted by Third Party 

On May 31st, 2021, the Central Information Commission decided on a case of the tender process and the misuse of the RTI Act 2005. It also observed that the reply of the CPIO was unacceptable. The Commission also directed the CPIO to sought proper information keeping in mind the nature of the RTI act. The Commission also referred to the judgment of the division bench of the Jharkhand High Court, in State of Jharkhand v. Navin Kumar Sinha and Anr., AIR 2008 Jharkhand 19 dated 08/08/2007. 

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