"RTI Act to provide for setting out the practical regime of right to information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities"


Bhubaneswar/15.07.2017:Department of Personnel and Training(DoPT) has organized RTI training on 013.07.2017 to 15.07.2017.with the leadership of Smt. Ranjita Tripathy, Course Director, Madhusudan Das Regional Academy of Financial Management, Bhubaneswar. This RTI training has conducted for nominated Public Information Officers (PIOs), Assistant Public Information Officers (APIOs) & First Appellate Authorities (FAAs). In the Training programme there were 13 participants. In the beginning of the training programme Smt. Tripathy, MDRAFM briefed regrinding the usability of RT and course objectives.

Prof. D.C. Mohapatra former Professor Department of Law Utkal University, Bhubaneswar cited on Important provisions of RTI Act and Rules. Roles & Responsibilities of Public Authorities, PIOs, APIOs and FAAs under RTI Act. He said "RTI Act to provide for setting out the practical regime of right to information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities".

In the third day of the training programme CSP to state RTI portal Smt. Jayashree Mohanty, President, Luminous Infoways, Bhubaneswar facilitated on world presence of RTI Act. She has also demonstrated practical implementation of Right to Information Central Monitoring Mechanism (RTI CMM) with focusing e-Filing and updation of proactive disclosure. Among others PIOs, APIOs and FAAs were present.


Bhubaneswar  | 13-07-2017

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RTI CMM is a Central Monitoring Mechanism by Govt. of Odisha to ensure the implementation of Right to Information Act, 2005 at all public authorities of Govt. of Odisha. This is developed with an objective to provide single point access of all RTI related information catering to Section-4, Section-25 of RTI Act, 2005 in an uniform manner. This project is monitored by Department of Information & Public Relations, Govt. of Odisha [Nodal Department of Govt. of Odisha for RTI Implementation] in collaboration with Luminous Infoways. Content on this website is published by respective public authorities and managed by Information & Public Relations Department, Govt. of Odisha. For any query regarding this website please contact Web Information Leader : Sri Basant Kumar Mohanty, Chief Monitoring Officer , RTI Implementation, Odisha. e-mail: rti-ori[at]nic[dot]in.