CHANDIGARH:UT Home Secretary, Krishna Mohan has asked to all heads of the departments, boards and corporations under the Chandigarh Administration for the implementation of the Right to Information Act, 2005.
Mohan has also said to all the departments for updating the information under Section 4(1) (b) of the Act. A copy of the updated information should be placed on the website of the Chandigarh Administration and a copy of the same should be made available with the Public Information Officer and the notice board in the office.
Home Secretary also called for all the departments to change the name of Public Information officers Appellate Authorities immediately on the website of the Chandigarh Administration in the list of Public Information Officers/Appellate Authorities as and when there is a change in the appointment of officers.
Mohan has also requested to sensitize their staff in their office and ensure that the applicants face no difficulties in submission of applications with the Public Information Officers in various offices.