Press Reporter News Service
Panchkula, November 19
The State Info Fee, Haryana, has imposed a penalty of Rs25,000 on the Deputy Superintendent of the workplace of the Property Officer, HSVP, Panchkula, and deemed SPIO for a delay in offering info sought below the RTI Act.
The high quality shall be recovered from the wage of Pale Ram, the official, in 4 instalments.
In his enchantment, a Sector 19 resident, Dev Raj Sharma, said that on November 6, 2018, he had sought info relating to permission granted by the HSVP to put in a cellular tower on SCO 76 in Sector 19.
Sharma said that some HSVP officers, allegedly concerned in corrupt practices, ignored the due course of to grant permission for the set up of the tower regardless of its proximity to a residential space. He added that as per guidelines, the permission to put in cellular towers might solely be given if the world was positioned at the very least 50 metres away from a residential space.
At first, Sharma and different residents had filed a grievance with the HSVP and later filed an RTI software as a result of no motion was taken on the grievance.
The data sought by the applicant was furnished on June 18 this 12 months.
Chief Info Commissioner Yash Pal Singh, in his order, noticed that the knowledge was delayed on the stage of the Deputy Superintendent-cum-deemed SPIO.