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1. Provisions in a law cannot be read in isolation, but all the relevant provisions have to be read along with together, for its harmonious construction:
-The basic principle to be followed in law, is that while interpreting any provision, it has be read along with all the other relevant & applicable provisions, for the correct interpretation of the provision in question.
Sec. 7(1) is relevant & applicable while interpreting sec. 7(9) and therefore
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- Download respective RTI forms valid for the State of Maharashtra, by clicking on the following links:
The above forms are in Microsoft Word format, with tables inserted in it, so that one can directly fill into this form on the computer itself.
- After having filled the form on your computer:
> Take a Print Out,
- Drafting queries for seeking information is the most skillful part of drafting a RTI application.
The golden rule for seeking information would be to use the phrase "Please provide me a certified photocopy of XXXX" with each of your query seeking information.
(If one intends to question or complain to a Public Authority, then a way forward would be to write everything on an ordinary A4 size paper, submit it to the Public Authority, preserve the acknowledgment,
There are two specific provisions in the RTI Act for dealing with a situation where the information sought is not available with the Public Information Officer (PIO) with whom the RTI application has been filed, but,
Situation A - The Information sought is available with another PIO within the Same Public Authority, or,
Situation B - The Information sought is available with another PIO of another Public Authority.
Situation A - Where the Information