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CIC Disposes 1,282 RTI Appeals by a single Order

Wg. Cdr. Sanjeev Sharma Vs. CPIOs, Indian Air Force (Central Information Commission)

The present set of Appeals (1282 in number) arise out of RTI Applications filed by the Appellant against different Commands of Indian Air Force and it has been decided to adjudicate upon the Appeals by putting same subject matters under one head (which may or may not have the same date of RTI Application) and have been listed for hearings...

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RTI Information cannot be denied under the excuse of Missing file

Balendra Kumar Vs PIO, M/o Labour & Employment (Central Information Commission)

The complainant sought details with regard to the file notings of all corresponding papers of file no. DGE&T-A-32013/1/1996-Adm-II. The CPIO replied by stating the concerned file was not traceable. First appeal was filed. The FAA vide his Order dater 11.08.2015...

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Maintain E-Register of RTI Application & Disposal: Maharashtra CIC

Shailesh Gandhi Vs Chief Secretary, Govt of Maharashtra (Maharashtra State Information Commission, Mumbai)

Chief Secretary,Govt of Maharashtra should create an online RTI register in every office which has a Public Information Officer and put on a single platform all the RTI applications filed in every office at every level where RTI applications are submitted and filed and also upload this information on the websites of Public Authorities so ...

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Investigate leakages of Confidential Data / ITR filed by Tax Payers: CIC

Mr. Badal Satapathy Vs. The CPIO (Central Information Commission)

It is essential to protect the Confidential Financial Data filed by millions of Tax Payers from falling into wrong hands in the larger public interest. ...

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Under RTI PIO not supposed to create info that is not part of record

Mr. Subrata Guha Ray Vs. CPIO (Central Information Commission)

Commission observed that under the provisions of the RTI Act, 2005, only such information as is available and existing and held by the public authority or is under control of the public authority can be provided. The PIO is not supposed to create information that is not a part of the record. He is also not required to interpret informatio...

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RTI- Banks to inform their guideline/regulations which requires CAs to certify project reports/ balance sheets 

Shri Mandeep Singh Vs Central Public Information Officer,Bank of India (Central Information Commission)

Appellant Mandeep Singh filed RTI’s to the head offices of the Banks for seeking information, whether head office issued any directions that Project Reports, Projected Balance Sheets and CMA data should be certified by Chartered Accountants....

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CBDT to provide details of No. of Tax Audit & Auditors to RTI Applicant

CBDT has provided Tax Audit Data to ICAI based on the returns e-filed during the financial year 2010-11. This has been published in one of the leading Private Website for CAs on 16th day of November 2011. ...

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Informers can ask for information given by the Assessee to department under the RTI Act, 2005

Re. Rakesh Kumar Gupta (Central Information Commission)

After perusing the submissions made during the hearing and considering the submissions made during the hearing, it appears that the following exemptions have been claimed by the Department and the Third parties- Section 8(1)(b), (d), (e), (h), and (j). Section 3 of the RTI Act very succinctly states `Subject to the provisions of this Act,...

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Assessment records of third parties can be demanded under RTI

Shri Rakesh Kumar Gupta Vs ITAT (Central Information Commission)

The Applicant, an informer of the department, filed a RTI application seeking inspection & copies of all records available with the income tax department including assessment orders of Escorts Ltd, Dr. Naresh Trehan and connected parties. The application was rejected by the PIO on the ground that there was no overriding public interest in...

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