Information Commissioners write to CJI NV Ramana against High Courts staying orders of RTI bodies

The Information Commissioners have asked the Court to treat the letter as a suo motu petition and issue appropriate directions to make RTI effective in line with the Constitution.
Supreme Court, RTI
Supreme Court, RTI

Fifteen sitting and retired Information Commissioners (IC) have written a letter to Chief Justice of India NV Ramana against High Courts routinely invoking their writ jurisdiction to stay orders passed by ICs under the Right to Information Act (RTI Act).

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