Candidates other than civil servants, bureaucrats to be considered: SC calls for transparency in appointment of CIC, ICs

Shruti Mahajan February 15 2019
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The Supreme Court today issued directions to bring in transparency in the process of appointment of the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) and Information Commissioners at the Central and State level.

In the PIL filed by RTI activist Anjali Bhardwaj, the Bench of Justices AK Sikri and S Abdul Nazeer issued some general directions for the process.

Advocate Prashant Bhushan appeared for the petitioner.

With respect to the present vacancies, the Court has recommended for the . . .

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