Level RTI: Lakshadweep Islands
May 2005, the national Right
to Information Act 2005 was passed by Parliament. The RTI Act
2005 received Presidential assent on 15 June and came fully into
force on 12 October 2005. (For more information on the passage of
the RTI Act 2005 and implementation at the national level, click
The RTI Act 2005 covers all Central, State and local government
bodies and applies to the Union Territory of the Lakshadweep Islands.
Lakshadweep Administration has started implementing the RTI Act
2005. Click here to view the Right
to Information Regulation of Fee and Cost Rules 2005 and Right
to Information Appeal Rules 2005 notified by the Central Government.
Activities & Advocacy
- CHRI (2005) Forwarding Information Requests and
Appeals: A Step by Step Guide for Assistant Public Information
Officers under the Right to Information Act 2005, prepared by
Mr Venkatesh Nayak.
- CHRI (2005) Processing Information Requests:
A Step by Step Guide for Assistant Public Information Officers
under the Right to Information Act 2005, prepared by Mr Venkatesh
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