ANNUAL REPORT


Annual Report on Implementation of the provisions of Right To Information Act 2005 under Section 25(3) of the Act - Report for the year ending 31.12.2005

(a)    Number of Requests received by each authority.

For the period ending 31-12-2005 four requests were received. Out of this reply for the request which was received on 16-12-2005   was under preparation as on 31-12-2005 and immediate replies were sent for the other three requests. As the requests were in electronic form no fees has been charged.

(b)    Number of decisions where applications were not entitled to access the documents pursuant to the requests, the Act under which these decisions were made and the number of times such provisions were invoked.

There  was no request for access to the documents.

(c)    The number of appeals referred to Central Information Commission for review, the nature of appeals and the outcome of appeals.

No appeal has been referred to CIC.

(d)    Details of disciplinary action taken against any officer in respect of administration of this Act.

No case of disciplinary action taken against any officer.

(e)    Amount of charges collected by each public authority under this Act.

No amount has been charged as the replies were sent by electronic media.

(f)    The details to indicate efforts made by the public authorities to administer and implement the spirit and intention of this Act.

Web sites are expanded to contain wealth of information. PIO has taken part in workshops conducted to learn the spirit behind this ACT.

(g)    Suitable suggestions for reform, including those required for development, improvement, modernization , reform for the amendment of the Act or other legislation or common law or any other matter relevant  for operationalisation the Right to access the information

As far as IGCAR is concerned most of the information required by public has been put on the web which is dynamic.