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NRIs not allowed to file RTIs: Govt

PTI 10 Aug 2018, 03:13 PM India

New Delhi, Aug 10 (PTI) Non-Resident Indians are not eligible to file Right to Information applications, the Lok Sabha was informed.

In a written response on Wednesday, Minister of State for Personnel and Training Jitendra Singh said only citizens of India have the right to seek information under the provisions of RTI Act, 2005.

"Non-Resident Indians are not eligible to file RTI applications," he said.

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