20/01/2016 :The National Campaign for Peoples’ Right to Information (NCPRI) strongly condemns the recent mob attack on the team carrying out the 100 Days’ Jawabdehi Yatra in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan. The incident took place in Aklera constitutency, in which a mob led the local BJP MLA Kunwar Meena beat up the participants of the…

Today (December 3,2015) the National Campaign for Peoples’ Right to Information (NCPRI) held a press conference on the following issues- 1. NCPRI’s position on the Delhi Janlokpal Bill 2015 The NCPRI believes that the Delhi Janlokpal Bill 2015, introduced in the Delhi Assembly suffers from several weaknesses and deficiencies. The envisaged Janlokpal will not be…

The Central Information Commission is holding its annual convention on the 16th and 17th of October 2015. This year marks a decade of the Right to Information law in India. However, at this significant juncture, civil society participation has been severely restricted and only seven people from the RTI movement have been invited to attend the convention….

15/10/2015: To celebrate ten years of the RTI Act in India, the NCPRI held a national level public hearing at the Gandhi Peace Foundation in Delhi. Hundreds of people representing thirteen states participated in the hearing. People from across India shared stories of how the RTI act has empowered them to expose corruption on a…

13/08/2015:The National Campaign for Peoples’ Right to Information (NCPRI) has written to Members of Parliament of the Rajya Sabha urging them to move amendments to refer the Whistle Blower’s Protection Amendment Bill, 2015 to a Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha to enable proper public consultation, debate and deliberation on the amendment bill. The Whistle…

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