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HC seeks response on vacancies in State Information Commission

IANS  |  Lucknow 

The bench of the High Court on Thursday sought response from the government on the vacancies in the (SIC).

Hearing a petition filed by activist Nutan Thakur, a bench of Justice and Justice fixed January 22 as the next day of hearing.

In her petition, Thakur said there were posts of (CIC) and 10 Information Commissioners in the Commission and that 8 commissioners, who were working till now, had retired on January 6, leaving only the CIC in the Commission.

She said the has done nothing so far to fill the vacancies, affecting several government information seekers.

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First Published: Thu, January 10 2019. 18:54 IST
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