Applications under Right to Information Act 2005 (RTI) can now be filed through www.rtionline.gov.in reports Times of India. We checked, and this website currently accepts RTI applications only for the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT), apart from first appeals in case sufficient information has not been received so far. Speaking to Times of India, DoPT official said that this facility will be extended to other ministries in New Delhi by the end of this month. The real value of the RTI portal, in our opinion, is that citizens don't have to figure out who it is that they are going to file the RTI application with. While all ministries and departments have their lists, our experience in filing RTI's so far has been that often it is difficult to figure out who exactly the application has to be filed with, and…
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