Sirs and friends,
When PIO gives wrong and incomplete information (Actually information provided by the other incharge authority)
(1) how to use the following rule on that Officer for providing wrong information.
Section 177. Furnishing false information
Whoever, being legally bound to furnish information on any subject to any public servant, as such, furnishes, as true, information on the subject which he knows or has reason to believe to be false, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both;
Or, if the information which he is legally bound to give respects the commission of an offence, or is required for the purpose of preventing the commission of an offence, or in order to the apprehension of an offender, with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.
(2) If one Superior officers gives several Wrong information on some body or about his working to Head of their Office (Without any documentary evidence simply because of revengeful attitude - No departmental proceeding done except his commuication to HQ) What can be done through RTI?
need some advice.