MP uses RTI to garner orders for his company!!!
If you are under the impression that RTI Act is for the betterment of the common man, it is time that you changed your perception and wake up to the reality around you. I came across the following report while surfing the web:
" Using the Right to Information Act to access Ministry files and armed with petitions from MPs, Congress MP Naveen Jindal is campaigning for the Railways to purchase rails from his Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) but the Ministry isn’t buying. "
Full details of this story are available in the online edition of The Indian Express dated November 28, 2006.
Can you get us the link to this news?