First, BMTC draws depot boundaries for better coordination with local authorities

For the first time, BMTC has introduced depot boundaries that would exist with the BBMP department boundaries for easy coordination with local government units and resident welfare associations (RWAs). This will allow the creation of a new system to effectively plan transportation and solve problems faced by buses, such as parking. Until now, the Bangalore … Read more

How current are the disclosures made by public authorities under Section 4(1)(b) of RTI? Nobody knows!

Section 4(1)(B) of the RTI Act requires suo moto disclosures of critical information by government agencies. Photo: Namrata Narendra The Right to Information Act of 2005 allows individuals to obtain information from elected governing bodies. However, another facet under Article 4(1)(b) of the Act involves the disclosure of details of organisations, including their functions and … Read more