[New Delhi]15% RTIs and 28% Appeals Pending with CIC Central Information Commission
It is informed by MoS PMO, Personnel Public Grievances & Pensions Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh in written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today that CIC Facing 30 vacancies for different categories of posts at present.
The details of vacancies in various posts as furnished by Central Information Commission are as follows:-
Year No. of vacancies
As per minister,RTI Online portal (https://rtionline.gov.in) was launched in August, 2013 by Department of Personnel and Training.
Disposal of Online Request is 85% (i.e. CPIOs replying to RTI Request in online medium)
Disposal of Online Appeals is also at 72% (i.e. FAAs replying to RTI appeal in online medium)
Number of Public Authorities increased from 96 to approx. 2199 from 2013-14 to 2018-19 (till 15 December 2018) making it convenient for citizen to file RTI requests and first appeals online.
More than 12000 Officials, staffs and end users at various Central Government offices were trained in RTI Online Portal by conducting trainings sessions across the country.
State Information Commissions (SICs) are also provided funds for celebration of RTI week.
Tag: Public Grievances & Pensions
[New Delhi] Ruiyat Hilal Announces Holiday Of Eid Ul Zuha On 22 August
Central Government Administrative Offices located at Delhi/New Delhi to remain closed on 22.08.2018
On the basis of the report of Ruiyat Hilal (moon deciding Committee) headed by Shahi Imam, Jama Masjid, Delhi, Syed Ahmed Bukhari intimating that witnesses of sighting of moon have been received from different cities of India, it has been decided that all Central Government Administrative Offices located at Delhi/New Delhi shall remain closed on 22.08.2018 instead of 23.08.2018 on account of Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid).
The earlier release issued on 14.08.2018 stating that Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) will be celebrated on 23.08.2018 stands withdrawn.
[New Delhi] Govt Upgrades Post Of DG SAI to Apex Scale & Post Smt Neelam Kapur
Post of DG SAI has been upgraded to Apex Scale and Senior IIS Officer Smt Neelam kapur has been adjusted .She is the first IIS Officer On This Post, Previously IAS offier were always Selected for This SAI post
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Smt. Neelam Kapur, IIS (1982), as Director General, Sports Authority of India, by upgrading the post to the Apex scale, till her superannuation or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
[New Delhi] 1156 Cases Pending with CBI :Govt Admits In RS
1081 Regular Cases (RCs) and
75 Preliminary Enquiries (PEs)
were pending investigation/enquiry by CBI as on 31.12.2016. Dr. Jitendra Singh admitted In Rajya Sabha Today
As per Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office Dr. Jitendra Singh in a written reply to a question by Shri Harivansh in the Rajya Sabha,Following Steps Are Taken To Minimize The Pending Load
(i) Approval for appointment of 66 Public Prosecutors has been conveyed to CBI.
(ii) Approval has also been conveyed for extension in deputation tenure of 31 Public Prosecutors on contract basis.
(iii)Government has sanctioned additional 92 Special Courts for CBI out of which 88 have become operational.
(iv)Power has been delegated to Director, CBI for extending of deputation in respect of Inspectors in CBI for the 9th and 10th year and also for extensions to 6th, 7th and 8th year which at present is approved by a Committee consisting of 3 members.
(v)CBI has been exempted from consultation with UPSC for recruitment to the post of DSP for a period of 3 years.
(vi)CBI imparts training to its officers/ employees in order to enhance their skills at its training centers.
Recently a scheme namely Advanced Certified Course for CBI officers has been started to enhance their investigation skills, forensic data collection, collection of evidence, skills etc. by providing them training from National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Bangalore and Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore.
(vii) A plan outlay of Rs. 309.52 crore has been allocated for implementation of various schemes viz Modernization of training centers in CBI, CBI e-governance, comprehensive modernization of CBI branches/offices, Construction of CBI office building at Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai and comprehensive modernization and purchase of land/construction office/Residence building for CBI etc. over 12th Five Year Plan
[New Delhi]Rupak Kumar Dutta,IPS (KTK/81) Reverted Back Prematurely To His Parent Cadre
He Was Special Secretary In MHA
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following:
Premature repatriation of Rupak Kumar Dutta,IPS (KTK/81) Special Secretary (CFT) in MHA to his parent cadre with immediate effect.
 Extension in service of P.P.Pandey, IPS (GJ:1980) as Director General of Police (DGP) and Director, Anti Corruption Bureau, Gujarat for three months beyond 31.01.2017.
[New Delhi]3 Officers of Allied Services Appointed for Ganga Rejuvenation Whereas One Female Officer Is Selected For Civil Aviation
Rozy Agarwal, IDAS (1994), Appointed as Executive Director(Finance), National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier.Three officers of allied services are appointed for Ganga Rejuvenation
Whereas One Officer Is Appointed In Ministry Of Civil Aviation
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has also approved the following six appointments:-
 Rupak Kumar Dutta, IPS (KTK:1981), Special Director, CBI, as Special Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs (after curtailing his present tenure) against the ibid upgraded post in the apex scale from the date of joining the post upto the date of his superannuation on 31.10.2017 or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
 Rajiv Kishore, IRPS (1988), as Executive Director(Admin), National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier;
C.V. Dharma Rao, CSS, as Executive Director/DDG, National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period upto his superannuation on 31.08.2019 or until further orders, whichever is earlier;
 Ajay Kumar Lal, IFoS (HP:1987), as Joint Secretary & Mission Director, National Mission for Justice Delivery & Legal Reforms (NMJDLR), Department of Justice, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period upto his superannuation on 31.08.2019 or until further orders, whichever is earlier, vice AK Gulati, IRPS(1984);
 Ms. Shubha Thakur, CSS, as Joint Director General (JS level), Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Ministry of Civil Aviation, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier;
. Pradip K. Tripathi, IAS (JK:1987), as Joint Secretary, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier, vice Tarun
[New Delhi] UP Singh Re designated As DG Of National Mission For Clean Ganga
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved re-designation of appointment of U.P. Singh, IAS (OR:1985) as Director General, National Mission for Clean Ganga in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary to the Government of India with effect from 07.10.2016.