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History Of The Right To Information Act - Excerpts for Reference

Posted on 21 October, 2016 at 13:55 Comments comments (0)

It has taken India 82 years to transition from an opaque system of governance, legitimized by the colonial Official Secrets Act, to one where citizens can demand the right to information. The recent enactment of the Right to Information Act 2005 marks a significant shift for Indian democracy, for the greater the access of citizens to information, the greater will be the responsiveness of government to community needs.

 

Right To Information is derived from our fundamental rig...

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