Analaysis: RTI Amendment Bill

The modern democracy is institutionalised by the system of checks and balances. The government officials violated this Right to Information Act by virtually usurping the fundamental right of “an informed citizenry.” This Amendment…

Analysis: RTI portals, a viable option?

On October 13, 2019 Supreme court of India asked the centre and 25 other states to reply on the plea seeking directions to establish RTI web portals across all the states in India. The plea was based on a PILs filed by an NGO named Pravasi Legal Cell in which the petitioner has contended that in no other state except Delhi and Maharashtra any RTI web portal has been established…