How I can seek information under RTI Act?
Any One seeking information under RTI Act – 2005, can write letter addressed to Public Information Officer, Bihar School Examination Board, Patna and ask for the information.
The Application form must contain
- Name of Applicant
- Father’s Name
- Complete Postal Address
- Email ID
- Phone/Mobile No
- Information required
- Details of Fee of Rs 10/- sent by applicant (Should be attached in form of a Demand Draft/Postal order in name of Secretary, Bihar School Examination Board).
- Fee in Cash can also be deposited at the Cash counter at Bihar School Examination Board, Sinha Library Road, Patna
Is there any prescribed form for applying under RTI?
It does not require specific form, however for reference purpose an RTI form has been uploaded to make the RTI application more simple and clear.
One can also simply write a request along with the fee and information required.
Applicants belonging to BPL (Below poverty line) are exempt from depositing the fee subject to production of the proof.
Can I ask for copy of the documents/information from Bihar School Examination Board?
If you want the copy of some documents you have to send the photocopying charges( 2 Rs /copy) alongwith the postal charges to send the documents.
What if I do not get a reply?
Normally information is sent within a period of 30 days from the receipt of the RTI application. However If you do not get a reply you can submit first appeal to the appellate authority.