The Central Information Commission is organising a seminar on implementation of the Right to Information at New Delhi on 19.05.17. The Inaugural Address will be delivered by the Chief Information Commissioner Radha Krishna Mathur. Prof. M. Sridhar Acharyulu, Information Commissioner, will talk about the “Scope of Privacy of Public Servant”. Yashovardhan Azad, Information Commissioner, will deliver the Valedictory address.
Speakers of eminence will include Ms. Anjali Bhardwaj, Co-Convenor, National Campaign for People's Right to Information (NCPRI), Shri Sanjoy Hazarika, Director, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), Ms. Amrita Johri, Member, NCPRI, Shri S.C. Agrawal, RTI Activist, Shri Venkatesh Nayak of CHRI, Ms. Pankti Jog of Mahiti Adhikar Gujarat Pahel, Dr. Susanta Kumar Mallick, Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Savitri Women’s College, Odisha, Shri B.H. Veeresha, Trustee, Mahithi Hakku Adhyayana Kendra, Shri Rajesh Mehtani, U.P. State Resource Person (RTI), Shri Deepak Singh, Sr. Telecom Office Assistant, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. and Commodore Lokesh Batra (Retd.). The presentations will focus on important aspects of the implementation of the Right to Information Act 2005.