Charging Rs.200.00 per paper from students under R.T.I. Act 2005 is ultra vires to constitution. MGKVP

Mahesh Pratap Singh Yogi M P Singh <yogimpsingh@gmail.com>
To charge Rs.200.00 per paper by Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi from students under Right to Information Act 2005 is ultra vires to constitution.
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Mahesh Pratap Singh Yogi M P Singh <yogimpsingh@gmail.com> 12 September 2017 at 10:15
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Subject-Regarding Rs.200.00 per paper is being charged by Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi is illegal, ultra vires to constitution, draconian, arbitrary and against the spirit of Right to Information Act 2005 and proliferate corruption in the system.
Most revered Sir –Your applicant invites the kind attention of Hon’ble Sir with due respect to following submissions as follows.
1-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi is charging Rs.200.00 per paper as R.T.I. fee which contrary to spirit of provisions transparency act and injuring the spirit of Right to education as fundamental right of an individual.
login here to your answer book request panel http://answerbook.mgkvpexams.in/Login.aspx
Fee Structure
Answer Book Viewing Request Fee  200/- (Per Paper)
2-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(Department of Personnel and Training)
NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 31st July, 2012 4. Fees for providing information.—Fee for providing information under sub-section (4) of Section 4 and sub-sections (I) and (5) of Section 7 of the Act shall be charged at the following rates, namely :— (a) rupees two for each page in A-3 or smaller size paper;
(c) actual cost or price for samples or models;
(Ono fee for inspection of records for the first hour of inspection and a fee of rupees 5 for each subsequent hour
or fraction thereof; and
(g) so much of postal charge involved in supply of information that exceeds fifty rupees.
For detail please you Hon’ble Sir may take a glance of attached documents with this representation.
3-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that 28. Power to make rules by competent autbmity.—(/) The competent authority may, by notification in the
Official Gazette, make rules to carry out the provisions of this Act.
(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or
any of the following matters, namely:—
(i) the cost of the medium or print cost price of the materials to be disseminated under sub-section (4) of
section 4;
(ii)the fee payable under sub-section (/) of section 6;
(iii) the fee payable under sub-section (/) of section 7; and
(iv) any other matter which is required to be, or may be, prescribed.
Whether to charge Rs.200.00 per paper as the fee under Right to Information Act 2005 is not prejudice to generality of the foregoing power.
4-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that
 The Union List or List-I is a list of 100 items (the last item is numbered 97) given in Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India on which Parliament has exclusive power to legislate. The legislative section is divided into three lists: Union List, State List and Concurrent List.
There are 100 items on the list, of which one is no longer in force. These are
66. Co-ordination and determination of standards in institutions for higher education or research and scientific and technical institutions
5-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005
No. 22 OF 2005
[15th June, 2005.1
An Act to provide for setting out the practical regime of right to information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities, in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority, the constitution of a Central Information Commission and State Information Commissions and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
WHEREAS the Constitution of India has established democratic Republic;
AND WHEREAS democracy requires an informed citizenry and transparency of information which are vital to its functioning and also to contain corruption and to hold Governments and their instrumentalities accountable to the governed;
6-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that whether Right to Information Act 2005 will achieve its goal if such huge charges will be imposed on the poor students in order to make their answer sheets available to them so that they check the injustice made to them by examiner. Whether Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi doesn’t want to promote transparency and accountability in the job of those concerned with evaluation of answer sheets of students? Whether it is not cryptic approach of public functionaries accountable of Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi to deprive aggrieved students from taking a glance of their answer sheets?
                         This is a humble request of your applicant to you Hon’ble Sir that how can it be justified to withhold public services arbitrarily and promote anarchy, lawlessness and chaos in an arbitrary manner by making the mockery of law of land? There is need of hour to take harsh steps against the wrongdoer in order to win the confidence of citizenry and strengthen the democratic values for healthy and prosperous democracy. For this, your applicant shall ever pray you, Hon’ble Sir.                                                          Yours sincerely
                                              Yogi M. P. Singh, Mobile number-7379105911, Mohalla- Surekapuram, Jabalpur Road, District-Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh, Pin code-231001.


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Mahesh Pratap Singh Yogi M P Singh

Official Gazette, make rules to carry out the provisions of this Act.
(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or
any of the following matters, namely:—
(i) the cost of the medium or print cost price of the materials to be disseminated under sub-section (4) of
section 4;
(ii)the fee payable under sub-section (/) of section 6;
(iii) the fee payable under sub-section (/) of section 7; and
(iv) any other matter which is required to be, or may be, prescribed.
Whether to charge Rs.200.00 per paper as the fee under Right to Information Act 2005 is not prejudice to generality of the foregoing power.

Arun Pratap Singh
3 years ago

Hon’ble Sir that MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(Department of Personnel and Training)
NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 31st July, 2012 4. Fees for providing information.—Fee for providing information under sub-section (4) of Section 4 and sub-sections (I) and (5) of Section 7 of the Act shall be charged at the following rates, namely :— (a) rupees two for each page in A-3 or smaller size paper;
(c) actual cost or price for samples or models;
(Ono fee for inspection of records for the first hour of inspection and a fee of rupees 5 for each subsequent hour
or fraction thereof; and
(g) so much of postal charge involved in supply of information that exceeds fifty rupees.