|RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT - 2005 Right to Information Bill 2005 as passed by the two houses of the Parliament, received the assent of the President of India on 15th June 2005, following which the Right to Information Act 2005 has been published in the Gazette of India on 21st June 2005. The Act is in force from 12th October 2005. For complete information on RTI, Please visit: www.rti.gov.in, www.cic.gov.in, and www.rtiindia.org As per the Act, South Central Railway has designated the following Officers (table given below) as Public Information Officers, Assistant Public Information Officers, and Appellate Authorities along with their jurisdiction. For obtaining the information (other than the information already available on the website), the concerned Public Information Officer (PIO) or the Assistant Public Information Officer (APIO) of a particular jurisdiction may be contacted at the addresses given in the table below.|
The purpose of suo motu disclosures under Section 4 is to place a large amount of information in the public domain on a proactive basis to make the functioning of the Public Authorities more transparent and also to reduce the need for filing individual RTI applications. Section 4(1)(b) of the RTI Act lays down the information which should be disclosed by Public Authorities on a suo motu basis.
The following are the department-wise details under Section 4 are placed at Sl.No. 4 to 22.