Public Information Officer is denying sought information on the ground that matter is concerned with the pending litigation. Here this question arises that under which provision of Right to information Act 2005 ,applicant was denied sought information? He can deny the sought information under section 8&9 of Transparency Act but section aforesaid have no such provision that if sought information concerned with pending litigation, then such information exempted from disclosure.
3-It is submitted before the Hon’ble Sir that here role of first appellate authority is too much misleading and concealing the facts “as denial of information was considered by him as made available information by public information officer” through its letter dated 23-May-2014 as attachment to this e-mail.
This is humble request of your applicant to you Hon’ble Sir that aforesaid sought information be made available to your applicant. Those accountable for creating hurdle in furnishing sought information must penalized in accordance with the law. For this your applicant shall ever pray you Hon’ble Sir.