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whackpack

FAA forcing me to conduct inspection - info voluminous

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whackpack

CPIO of a office in maharashtra (i m based in gujarat) has denied info stating it voluminous and spread across 49 offices. in FA order, FAA has ruled that info is voluminous, and hence i can conduct inspection of records and identify the documents required. the charges for inspection and info should be intimated to me at the time of inspection.

 

please note that i have been informed the info is spread over 49 offices only to misguide me, which is actually located in only 10 of the 49 offices. also, in my FA, i have demonstrated with figures why the information cannot be considered to be voluminous. also, i have demonstrated with proof that the CPIO has misguided me in replying to one of the queries saying no relevant guidelines available, while the tender notice issued by the PIO specifically refers to the guidelines demanded under RTI. no cognizance given to any of the aspects by the FAA. also, the FAA very well knew it will be extremely difficult for me to conduct inspection at 49 offices in maharashtra, thus they found a legal way of providing me info.

 

my questions:

1 : is the FAA right in it's decisions

2 : do i need to conduct the inspection personally, if not, how do i do it

3 : do i need to pay the charges for the info, inspite of the fact that it is not provided to me within the specified time limit. also, i do not wish to conduct inspection, they are forcing me to do it.

4 : what is my best course of action

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