The appellant moved an application dated 12-10-2022 to XEN City Division 1, Gujranwala Electric Supply Company for the supply of following information;
“ Zubair Kambo, SDO along with Asghar LS has declared 11KV lines passing through a private housing Scheme namely Jinnah Town, Shahab Road as Hazard Location. Certified copy of the
completed estimate and map passed and work permit of the said project is required.”
This commission maintains that none of the information requested by the appellant enjoys exemption under the Right of Access to Information Act, 2017. Said information is to be proactively published by the public body as required under section 5 of the Right of Access to Information Act, 2017. The appellant being citizen of Pakistan has the fundamental right to have the information from public body. Therefore, the appeal is allowed, and the public body is directed to share all the requested information with the appellant within 10 working days of the receipt of this order.