Tell the secretary to request for the information in his name. In this case also, if the authority deny information, he may appeal first to FAA and then to the Information Commission (state/central), if necessary.
The CIC in two of the recent decision has denied the information as the complainant has sought the information on behalf of the organization, of which he is a secretary, stating that the information seeker is not covered Under Section 3 of the Act.
The CIC in two of the recent decision has denied the information Under Section 3 of the Act.
Here is yet another decision of similar nature from Prof. Ansari who ruled
"the appellant was advised to seek information as citizen, as his present appeal was not covered u/s 3 of the Act. Information sought should be available with the CPIO in any material form. "