Jump to content

akhilesh yadav

Pro User
  • Content count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won


akhilesh yadav last won the day on March 18 2015

akhilesh yadav had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

137 Excellent

About akhilesh yadav

  • Rank
    RTi India Theorist
  • Birthday 02/16/1970

Personal Information

  • Location
  1. Srinagar: Various employees in Finance Commissioners Revenue Office have not been transferred from their respective positions for the past twenty years, reveals a Right to Information (RTI). The information sought under RTI, by social activist Umar Javeed, reveals that more than twenty employees from the office of the Finance Commissioner Revenue (FCR) have not been transferred for more than 20 years. The RTI activist had also sought reasons for not transferring the employees under stipulated time as per rules Read more at: Employees not transferred for 20 years
  2. Jammu, Sept 19: The State Information Commission (SIC) has warned Superintending Engineer, Sewerage & Drainage division Jammu west, for his lukewarm attitude towards RTI Act implementation. The commission has also directed the Executive Engineer of the division to provide information under RTI Act to an information seeker who was earlier provided incomplete and misleading information. Kovid Khosla, a resident of Sidhra, Jammu, had moved an application on March 3, 2015 before the PIO/Executive Engineer under J&K RTI Act, 2009. He had sought the following information: Read more at: Early Times: Leading Newspaper Jammu Kashmir, Latest News about Jammu & Kashmir
  3. RAJKOT: The Gujarat Information Commission (GIC) has imposed a fine of Rs 25,000 on Public Information Officers (PIO) of Gujarat University (GU) for not provide information under RTI Act to P C Kumbhat in the stipulated time frame. Read more at: GU officials fined for not providing info - The Times of India
  4. आरटीआई से लगा पोल खुलने का डर, तो पार्षद ने दी जान से मारने की धमकी भोपाल। एक आरटीआई एक्टिविस्ट ने वार्ड क्रमांक-52 के पार्षद पर जान से मारने की धमकी देने का आरोप लगाया है। उसने मिसरोद थाने में इसकी शिकायत भी की, लेकिन पुलिस ने शिकायत दर्ज नहीं की। पीडि़त का आरोप है कि भाजपा नेताओं के दबाव में पुलिस ने एफआईआर करने की बजाए उस पर समझौते के लिए दबाव बनाया। - See more at: Patrika News: Threatened to RTI activist in bhopal-?????? ?? ??? ??? ????? ?? ??, ?? ?????? ?? ?? ??? ?? ????? ?? ????
  5. New Delhi, Sep 19: Aam Admi Party dethroned the Congress Party from Delhi during election over corruption issue, now the same government is under scanner over its’s corruption in onion purchases. According to reports, RTI report revealed that the Delhi government had purchased 2637 tonnes of onion at Rs.16 per kg from SFAC. And, the same was sold at Rs 40 per kg. Moreover, the Kejriwal government claimed of giving subsidy of Rs 10 to the people in onion retail price. The marketing team leader of SFAC signed on the sale receipts of onion to Delhi government. Read more at: RTI reveals Kejriwal Govt's Corruption in Onion Purchases -
  6. RTI was enacted to ensure ethics in public service; it should not become a means for unethical objectives How much right is just right? This question bothers all democracies, mature and nascent. It is against this that we need to evaluate laws, both existing and proposed. Particularly, because democracies are supposed to be Governments of the people, by the people, for the people. Naturally, laws must be framed and viewed in this light. It is with this in mind that democracies of the world frame laws. One such law is related to the Right to Information (RTI). Read more at: Crucial to ensure ethics in RTI
  7. Contracts for Aadhaar card project undertaken by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) were given without proper tendering process by the then Congress-led UPA government at the Centre, a reply obtained under the Right to Information Act (RTI) has revealed. Read more at: Aadhaar contracts issued without tender: RTI
  8. GURGAON: Civil Hospital lacks adequate furniture but, going by an RTI response, it has spent more than Rs 1 crore on furniture in the past four years. An audit report that was attached with the RTI response affirmed that the hospital has spent Rs 1,15,63,716 on 183 items which include two benches, 11 office tables, 10 cupboards, 22 chairs (waiting room chairs and swivel chairs). The list also includes three wheelchairs and five water purifiers. Read more at: No chairs to sit on, but hospital spends Rs 1 crore on furniture - The Times of India
  9. One RTI says there is no rule for solitary confinement and no prisoner under it and another RTI confirms that Zabiuddin Ansari is under solitary confinement By A Mirsab and Siddhant Mohan, TwoCircles.net, Mumbai: In a startling revelation it has emerged that prison authority accepted there is no rule or procedure for subjecting any prisoner to solitary confinement but still put prisoners under this inhuman condition without access to sunlight and fresh air. Read more at: Jail agrees there is no rule for solitary confinement but still put Zabiuddin in it for 33 months | TwoCircles.net
  10. Local governments such as Chennai Corporation have started implementing suo motu disclosure under Right to Information Act 2005. Residents will be able to access online a wide range of civic information once “all details of the public authority are uploaded on its website.” This move follows the recommendations of a committee of experts consisting of retired Central Chief Information Commissioner A. N. Tiwari and retired Information Commissioner M. M. Ansari to further strengthen implementation of section 4 of RTI Act 2005. Read more at: Local governments to offer information suo motu under RTI - The Hindu
  11. Once again a case of mysterious disappearance of gold from the customs secure vaults has come into light. The missing gold is worth about Rs 6.2 crore as per the latest market price and was seized from smugglers. It was found that a total of 23.6 kg of gold disappeared recently from highly-secured customs vaults at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in Delhi. FIRs have been registered in such cases by Delhi Police, the customs department said in reply to an RTI query filed by PTI. Read more at: This one?s quite the heist! Gold worth Crores has gone missing from the Customs Dept?s vaults | Business Insider India
  12. Panjab University (PU) syndicate will now resolve the issue of whether to allow Punjab government officials for physical verification of information uploaded on the varsity’s website under the RTI Act, 2005. So far, the varsity has maintained that it is an inter-state corporate body and is under the Centre as interpreted from the Panjab University Act, 1947. Read more at: Syndicate to decide Punjab’s right to verify info on PU website
  13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's past life seems to be attracting interest far and wide. However, despite Modi being a public figure, an RTI application seeking details of the MA course pursued by him in 1980s has been turned down by Gujarat University. The applications were filed from Mumbai and Delhi respectively. GU's top officials have said that marksheets being 'private documents' of the students, GU cannot provide access to such information. Besides information older than 20 years is not provided under RTI. Read more at: http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/ahmedabad/education/GU-declines-to-give-RTI-info-on-PMs-MA-degree/articleshow/48991301.cms
  14. HYDERABAD: The Telangana government has borrowed a whopping Rs 51,000 crore from various funding agencies in the first 15 months of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi rule in the state. It is looking for additional loans from the likes of the World Bank to the tune of Rs 10,000 crore for various infrastructure projects that it wants to take up. Read more at: Telangana neck deep in loans: RTI query - The Times of India
  15. Punjab State Power Corporation Limited has failed to provide information under the RTI Act within stipulated time. The information sought regarding installation of electricity meter on bogus documents was not provided even three months filing the application. Read more at: PSPCL fails to provide info under RTI

Our Moderators

karira karira Super Moderator
ganpat1956 ganpat1956 Super Moderator
ambrish.p ambrish.p Moderators
Sunil Ahya Sunil Ahya Moderators
jps50 jps50 Moderators

About Us

RTI INDIA established in the year 2006, attracts a broad audience of citizens, experts, professionals and Government Officers interested in the latest development in the field of Right to Information. We also boast an active community focused on helping citizens to File RTI, First Appeal and Second Appeals. Our download section contains many sample RTI forms for everybody to use.

Social Links


Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use & Privacy Policy