Category Archives: RTI

RTI and a Sovereign India

India is a sovereign country. Whether this statement is true and in which way right to information Act is contemplated to realize the declaration in  the preamble of the constitution that India is ‘Sovereign Democratic Republic.’ Customary law is defined … Continue reading

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RTI-Why? What? How? When? Whom to?

Preface Right To Information Act 2005  is the legislative support to operationalise the fundamental rights of the citizen enshrined in the Constitution of India. This legislative effort was attempted by various State Assmblies and the Parliament. Then why there is … Continue reading

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My book on RTI – Chapter : Inherited Bureaucracy

INHERITED BUREAUCRACY British Bureaucracy’s Golden age: Indian civil Services and Indian Administrative Services: In August 1858 the Act Queen Victoria signed transferring the administration of India from East India Company to the British government, and in November of the same … Continue reading

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