RTI activist not given data on stray animals

PANIPAT: State Information Commissioner (SIC) Jai Singh Bishnoi has summoned Additional Deputy Commissioners (ADCs) of all the districts and state public information officers (SPIOs) of Animal Husbandry and Dairy Department, State Police Headquarter, Urban Local Bodies, Panchayat Department and Gau Sewa Commission for not providing information about stray animals to an RTI activist.

Mukesh Tandon

Tribune News Service

Panipat, November 14

State Information Commissioner (SIC) Jai Singh Bishnoi has summoned Additional Deputy Commissioners (ADCs) of all the districts and state public information officers (SPIOs) of Animal Husbandry and Dairy Department, State Police Headquarter, Urban Local Bodies, Panchayat Department and Gau Sewa Commission for not providing information about stray animals to an RTI activist.

Besides, the commission has imposed a fine of Rs5,000 each upon DGP, director ULB and director Panchayat and Development Department on September 30.

PP Kapoor, an RTI activist of Samalkha said he sought some information from the Gau Sewa Commission on 11 points about stray animals on October 1 last year. The ADCs, ULB, Police Headquarter, Panchayati Raj Directorate, Gau Sewa Commission and Animal Husbandry department were supposed to provide this information but except Animal Husbandry Department, none responded to it.

Top Stories

'Raised issues of principles, don’t crave for any post': Sachin Pilot after meeting Cong leaders

'Raised issues of principles, don’t crave for any post': Sachin Pilot after meeting Cong leaders

Sonia Gandhi to set up panel to address rebel's concerns

UGC questions decision of Maharashtra, Delhi to cancel final-year exams

UGC questions decision of Maharashtra, Delhi to cancel final-year exams

Refuses to relent on September 30 deadline; further hearing ...

Former president Pranab Mukherjee undergoes brain surgery

Former president Pranab Mukherjee undergoes brain surgery

Tests positive for coronavirus, now on ventilator support

Poisonous substance killed Pak migrants: Post mortem; note accuses police of harassment

Poisonous substance killed Pak migrants: Post mortem; note accuses police of harassment

11 Pakistani Hindu migrants were found dead at a farm in Raj...

Sushant Rajput death: Rhea alleges ‘media trial’, urges SC to protect her right to privacy

Sushant Rajput death: Rhea alleges ‘media trial’, urges SC to protect her right to privacy

Opposes transfer of Patna FIR to CBI; says she is being made...

Cities

View All