Sunday, June 13, 2010

Bihar punishes 207 officials under RTI

The Bihar Information Commission (BIC) has imposed fines on 207 officials last year for failing to provide relevant details or incorrect information to the applicants who had sought information under RTI. The officials, who were slapped fines, include three district magistrates, five additional district magistrates, one director and secretary each, six police officers, 25 engineers and 11 district education superintendents / officials, BIC Registrar BB Pandey said. The others penalised by the BIC comprised two sub-division officers, 29 block development officers, 13 medical and health officials, 21 panchayat secretaries and 17 circle officers. Pandey said that the district magistrates who were fined were posted in Vaishali, Munger and Madhepura districts.

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