• search

NGO issues notice to Chief Justice of Bombay High Court

Written by: Staff

Mumbai, Apr 27 (UNI) A Mumbai-based NGO today issued a legal notice to the Chief Justice and Registrar General of Bombay High Court, challenging the circular issued by the court denying information under the Right to Information Act, 2005.

The notice issued by the National Campaign for People's Right to Information, an NGO, claimed that Mr Sailesh Gandhi and Mr Sanjiv Chimbulkar (members of the NGO) had filed an application on December 13 last year under the Act, requesting for information on adjournments in different cases during the last two years.

While the applicants were directed to check with the High Court website for the information they had sought, they found it unavailable.

Meanwhile, they came across a circular passed by the court on February 15 which they said sought to avoid the implementation of the provisions of the Act, prompting them to take the legal recource.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more