Right to information for Competitive Exams Part 14

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  • If the person does not receive the notice within the time limit, he will be able to appeal to an officer who is the senior line from the line of Public Information Officer in every Public Authority.

  • The second appeal will be from the Central Information Commission or the State Information Commission within 90 days from the date of first appeal.

Process of RTI

Process of RTI

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In the opinion of the Central Information Commission and the State Information Commission, when a Central Public Information Officer or State Information Officer refuses to apply for any reason without any necessary reason or if he misinterpreted incorrect incomplete or deliberate information or destroyed such information it is for every such day that the application is received or informed. Penalty of two hundred and fifty rupees shall be imposed and the total amount shall not exceed twenty five thousand rupees. In some cases also the provision of recommendation of disciplinary proceedings under applicable service rules.