A workshop on J&K Right to Information Act (RTI) was organized by Jammu Kashmir RTI Movement (JKRM) in association with Fallah Foundation here today to train RTI activists and trainers from various districts of valley.
Dr Raja Muzaffar Bhat gave a detailed lecture on J&K RTI Act (JK RTI Act 2009). He discussed all the sections in detail and urged upon the trainers and activists to impart the RTI training in their respective areas so that people get benefitted directly.
Dr Mushtaq Ahmad Khan, an RTI activist, welcomed the participants to the workshop and stressed upon them to take advantage of the programme so that they guide the people particularly those belonging to disadvantaged communities.
Riyaz Ahmad Bhat, president Bank Officers Association, gave a presentation on various landmark judgments of High Courts, SICs vis a vis RTI Act.
There was an interactive session also wherein the participants posed various questions to the resource persons.
Rasikh Rasool, G H Khan and Muhammad Ramzan Khan also spoke on the occasion while as Umar Javaid, Aadil Rasool, and Bilal Bhagat coordinated the programme.