CIC gives deadline to clear pending RTI requests



Varanasi: Expressing concern over around 2,000 RTI applications pending with various government departments here, Uttar Pradesh Chief Information Commissioner has set a deadline of November 30 to dispose of all the cases.

UP Chief Information Commissioner Ranjit Singh Pankaj yesterday directed the officials concerned to dispose of all the pending RTI requests by November 30, failing which strict action would be taken against them, officials said.

Varanasi: Expressing concern over around 2,000 RTI applications pending with various government departments here, Uttar Pradesh Chief Information Commissioner has set a deadline of November 30 to dispose of all the cases.

UP Chief Information Commissioner Ranjit Singh Pankaj yesterday directed the officials concerned to dispose of all the pending RTI requests by November 30, failing which strict action would be taken against them, officials said.