ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Right to Information Constricted

The Girish Ramchandra Deshpande judgment has had the effect of amending the Right to Information Act. The denying of personal information in this case under the RTI Act is contrary to the law and constricts the fundamental right of citizens far beyond what is permitted in Article 19(2). If steps are not taken to correct this, a major objective of the RTI Act, to curb corruption and wrongdoing, will be impeded.



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Updated On : 19th Dec, 2017

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