RTI activist Rajendra Singh, who had exposed several discrepancies in the Indira Awas Yojana, teachers’ appointment and Life Insurance Corporation, was shot dead in Bihar’s East Champaran district on Tuesday
Rathore added that Dubey was also facing some criminal cases. According to the SDOP, police have registered a case under relevant sections of the IPC, including section 302 (murder), against the unidentified persons.
"RTI gave me voice and I felt a sense of empowerment," Sheikh said. "This area has witnessed more development since people started filing RTI applications,” Rasool, the founder of the Jammu and Kashmir RTI Movement said.
The activist Mallikarjun Bhaikatti had, through an RTI query, revealed that around 14,000 sq feet illegal construction was carried out in a four-storeyed building and boys hostel on the Latur-Nanded road.