Regional level meetings in AP to effectively implement RTI Act

Andhra Pradesh Information Commission would conduct five regional level review meetings to ensure proper and effective implementation of the provision of the RTI Act in the State.

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2010, 21:47 PM IST

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Information
Commission would conduct five regional level review meetings
to ensure proper and effective implementation of the provision
of the RTI Act in the State.

The first regional review meeting would be held on
October 25 at Warangal district Collectorate which will cover
Adilabad, Khammam and Karimnagar districts in which district
Collectors, Superintendents of Police, Joint Collectors and
Revenue Divisional Officers (RDOs) would attend the meeting,
an official release said here today.

Four other meetings at Tirupati, Visakhapatnam,
Vijayawada and Hyderabad would be held in next month.

State Chief Information Commissioner Jannat Hussain and
three information commissioners A Subba Rao, R Dileep Reddy
and K Sudhakar Rao will participate in all the five regional
review meetings.

During the visit the Commission will review the
implementation of the RTI Act and check the registers
maintained by Public Information Officers (PIOs) and Appellate
Authorities.

PTI