Balipatana/30.01.2018: PRI members and Public Information Officer (PIOs), Assistant Public Information Officers(APIOs) and First Appellate Authority(FAAs) from Balipatana Block were present in the workshop with 55 participant. In the Workshop Smt. Rashmi Rekha Das, OAS, Block Development Officer, Balipatana underlined that In Official secret Act, there was not provision to provide information to the public Domain for citizen centric view point. No RTI Act provides every information in order to establish transparency and accountability to the Public Authority. She cited that, “the basic objectives of the Right to Information Act is to empower the citizens, promote transparency and accountability in the working of the Government”.
Thereafter District Information and Public Relation Officer sri Barada Prasanna Das, Bhubaneswar explained the key notes.
Thereafter as a resource person Content Service provider to state RTI portal sri Horsha Parichha explained the basis and evolution of RTI. After this Mr. Parichha presented RTI central Monitoring Mechanism (RTI CMM) with power point presentation. He also stressed on regular updating of proactive disclosures and e-filing. At the last DI&PRO concluded the programme with vote of thanks.
Bhubaneswar | 30-01-2018