Right to Information (RTI)

Name of the PIO

Sri Nilanjan Bhattacharya, WBCS(Exe)

Contact Details

03222-274425 (Extn. 454)

Name of appellate authority

Shri Pranab Biswas, WBCS(exe.), ADM(General)

Contact No. with e-mail ID

03222 275455 admg09[at]gmail[dot]com

Present staff strength of section

HC-1, Gr.D-1

Acts & rules administered by the Section

  1. RTI Act 2005
  2. RTI Rules 2005


  1. Clarification regarding section 4 & 5
  2. Couteous behaviour with persons seeking information
  3. Disclosure of file noting
  4. Disclosure of information relating to event 20 years back
  5. Disposal of first appeals
  6. Guide on RTI Act
  7. Guidelines for information seekers
  8. Guidelines for officers designated as first appellate authority
  9. Guidelines for public authorities under RTI
  10. Initiatives for effective implementation of RTI
  11. Maintenance of records and publication of information under RTI
  12. Maintenance of records in consonance with section 4
  13. NGO Involvement
  14. Payment of fee by draft. cheque or IPO
  15. RTI Applications received concerning other public authorities
  16. Transfer of applications

No. of inspections carried out in the year 2010-2011

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