India has 4th Strongest RTI laws in the world- reveals the rating

Time to cheer on Right to Information Day when it has come to notice that India has 4th Strongest RTI laws in the world.  This report is available on 28th September which has been declared by UNESCO to be celebrated all over the world as “International Day for Universal Access to Information”. India as been ranked […]

No provision for condoning the delay in filing the appeal

First Appellate authority (FAA) under RTI Act rejected the Appeal just because it was filed beyond 30 days, in the pretext that “There is no provision under RTI for condoning the delay in filing the appeal”. The commission retreated Section 19 (1) of RTI Act and directed FAA that “the First appellate authority should not reject the first appeal […]