Explore advanced technology to aid access to RTI for the differently-abled, SC [Read Judgment]

Meera Emmanuel September 27 2018
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The Supreme Court has called on the government to consider exploring any kind of advanced technology to aid the differently-abled gain functional access to the benefits of the Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005.

The Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud made the observation while disposing of a petition seeking changes in the RTI law citing insufficient access for differently-abled persons, illiterate persons and Below Poverty Line (BPL) applicants.

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