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A 1967 document related to the nizam of Hyderabad has gone missing

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A five-decade-old government document that allowed the current Nizam of Hyderabad to use the title despite monarchy being abolished has gone missing, PTI reported on Monday. Neither the Home Ministry nor the National Archives were able to trace the file when they got a Right to Information query.

 

In an order, the Central Information Commission said the Home Ministry was “expected to be much more diligent in their record keeping”. An “uncertain and ambiguous reply” cannot be accepted from the ministry, the order said, according to PTI.

 

The government should form a committee to identify such files of historical importance and hand them over to the National Archives, the order by Information Commissioner Yashovardhan Azad said.

 

Read more at: Nizam of Hyderabad recognition document missing, RTI to National Archives and Home Ministry shows

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Any guess on who can give such a decision ?

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