Seminar on RTI Act held at Kulgam

Kulgam, Jun 28: With an aim to create awareness about Right to Information Act 2009, a seminar for students, government officials and activists was organized by Tehsil Legal Services Committee was organized here at Government Degree College D. H. Pora.
Principal Degree college D. H. Pora, SDM Noorabad, President Bar Association D.H.Pora, BMO, ICDS Project Officer, Senior advocates, Lawyers Associated with Bar Association D.H.Pora besides them a huge gathering of Student and teachers were present in the seminar.
Speaking on the occasion Munsiff D. H. Pora, Muzamil Ahmad said that RTI has empowered the common man. He also added that act is already in position with efficient delivery position but said there is need to sensitize all people who are not fully aware about this Act.
He also exhorted particularly on students to make maximum use of this RTI to seek information to transform the society.
SDM Noorabad Umer Shafi Pandith appreciated Tehsil Legal Services Committee/Munsif court for organising the awareness programme.
President Bar Association Advocate Syed Rouf Geelani highlighted background and functioning of RTI Act 2009 and procedure of filling RTI application and other procedures to seek the information. He appealed students and other participants to use RTI Act positively and effectively to get better results.