NGOs, activists for bringing political parties in RTI ambit

Several NGOs and RTI activists supported bringing political parties in the ambit of the transparency law.

Activists hail govt`s decision to refer RTI Bill to Parl Panel

Activists welcomed govt`s decision to refer a Bill aimed at shielding political parties from providing information under the transparency law to a Parl standing committee.

Activists to move court if Parliament approves changes in RTI Act

Activists promoting Right to Information (RTI) Act said they will move court if Parliament gives its nod to amendments aimed at providing immunity to political parties from providing information.

Aruna Roy, Harsh Mander oppose move to amend RTI Act

RTI activists opposed Cabinet`s decision to keep political parties out of the ambit of Right To Information Act by amending the transparency law.