Man uses RTI to extort Rs 3.5 crore from firm, held
Sunday, December 2, 2018, 12:33 PM
A 42-year-old former GM of a Mumbai-based infrastructure firm was arrested on Friday for extorting Rs 3.5 crore from directors of the company on the basis of RTI applications he made. The complaint was filed by executive director of the firm Manohar Kulkarni at the Vartak Nagar police station on Thursday. The directors alleged that the firm suffered losses owing to Aadhav's decisions.
Rajasthan Info Panel asks courts to reduce RTI application fee
Monday, August 6, 2018, 6:48 AM
Citing an order of the Supreme Court, the Rajasthan Information Commission has asked all the courts in the state, including the High Court to reduce RTI application fee. In the state, the RTI application fee at present is Rs 100 in the courts, whereas in the state government offices, the fee is Rs 10. Referring to a decision of the Supreme Court.