Wasim Majnoon Mir
Kupwara, April 20: Although as per Right to Information RTI guidelines, the responded must reply within a one month period of submission of application under RTI Act 2009 but it seemed that indifferent approach of ACD Kupwara towards RTI Act has made it to put the RTI plea on the back burner.
One Wasim Mir a local RTI activists filed a RTI Plea to Rural Development Department Kupwara to seek information about Expenditure of funds, Showing the merit list of recuritment, amount released, etc. in Kupwara from 2015 till date in Kupwara, details of funds utilized and quotations thereof and details of vouchers.
“But the concerned ACD Kupwara Yar Ali Khan, has failed to provide information within time period, said RTI activist, adding, “The delay itself indicates that there is something wrong in the Rural Development Department Kupwara about funds.”
The RTI activist has appealed Rural & Development Minister Ab Haq Khan to intervene in the matter and demanded strict action against ACD Kupwara for not providing information under RTI act 2009.