Cabinet Division directed to provide all records conferring civil award to a citizen

Islamabad, August06, 2020: The Pakistan Information Commission (PIC) has observed that the availability of the certified information about the civil awards in public domain will make the entire process about the conferment of these awards open and transparent, and will contribute to reducing trust-deficit between citizens and public institutions. In an order, issued on Friday,…

Show Cause notice issued to Department of Stationery and Forms for not providing copies of gazettes through email to a citizen

Islamabad, July 29, 2020: Pakistan Information Commission on Wednesday issued Show Cause notice to the Department of Stationery and Forms for not implementing Order of the commission. The show cause notice was issued on an appeal of citizen Syed Muhammad Amin Gilani Department of Stationery & Form The citizen had sought information under the Right…

PIC directs Cabinet Division to provide reasons in writing for exempting information about gifts deposited in ‘Tosha Khana’

Islamabad, July 29, 2020: Pakistan Information Commission on Wednesday directed the cabinet division to submit recorded reasons for exempting the information about Tosha khana under Section 7 (f) of the Right of Access to Information Act 2017 before 27th August. The directions were issued through an interim order in an appeal of citizen Muhammad Waseem…