HOW CAN YOU BE BENEFITTED?
If your ordinary application is long pending with any government dept/office or you are not getting satisfactory replies/action, or bribe is being demanded, you can lodge application under this act and ask the following questions/information:
A] Please inform me the present status of my application dated ______photocopy of which is enclosed herewith?
B] Give me the names, designations, place of present posting of officers/employees who have handled my said application with details of date of receipt and date of final action by the concerned person; from date of receipt of said application by the dept/office to date of your reply.
C] Details of all file notings on the said application be made known to me.
D] Inform me details of action taken by the department against officers/employees for not properly disposing of my application within stipulated time limit. If no action is taken, reasons thereof be intimated to me. I should also be informed monthly progress of action that would be taken against erring officers/employees of the department in future.
E] Up to what date action on my said application will be taken as per rules and laws applicable.
In all probabilities your work will be done urgently, if it is within rules and laws.