CENTRAL INFORMATION COMMISSION
2nd Floor, ‘B’ Wing, August Kranti Bhavan,
Bhikaji Cama Place, NEW DELHI110 066
Appeal No. CIC/CC/A/2014/003076
Appellant: Smt. Shobita P.S.,
C/o P.K. Sreedharan,
Lakshmi Sadan A10,
PCM New Colony,
Respondent: Central Public Information Officer, HQ WAC, IAF, RTI Cell, Subroto Park, New Delhi 110010.
Date of Hearing: 22.02.2016
Date of Decision: 22.02.2016
O R D E R
- The appellant filed an RTI application dated 15.7.2014 seeking information/document about written apology rendered by her husband Ex Sgt Dipu N. The CPIO responded on 19.8.2014. The appellant filed first appeal dated 5.9.2014 with the first appellate authority (FAA). The FAA responded on 7.10.2014. The appellant filed a second appeal on 15.12.2014 with the Commission. Hearing
The appellant participated in the hearing through video conferencing. The respondent submitted a written statement after the hearing.
The appellant stated that her husband retired from service in August, 2012. She has filed a Civil Suit in the Court, Palakkad for domestic violence and criminal suit to seek protection and relief. The appellant stated that in this background, she through RTI application, was seeking a certified copy of written apology rendered by her husband.
The respondent has informed in writing that records held with public authority indicate that no written apology from appellant’s husband Ex Sgt Dipu N. is on record with them. Hence the same cannot be provided. The respondent stated that they replied to the appellant, vide letter dated 9.8.2014.
- No intervention by the Commission is called for.
The appeal is disposed of. Copy of this order be given free of cost to the parties.
(Radha Krishna Mathur)
Chief Information Commissioner
Authenticated true copy ( Prakash ) Deputy Registrar