Application to MSJE on fund allocation

by Sanchia de Souza last modified Mar 25, 2009 11:25 AM



Shri K.S. Sawhney,

Director - Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Shastri Bhawan,

Dr Rajendra Prasad Road,
New Delhi - 110 001
Tel: (011) 23387690.

Dear Sir

Sub:   Application for information required under the Right to Information Act, 2005 regarding the manner of utilization of 3% funds out of the annual outlay of each department of the Central Government from January 2008 - October 2008.

Name of the Applicant: Nirmita Narasimhan

Address: D-2, 3rd floor, Sheriff Chambers, No.14 Cunningham Road, Bengaluru - 560052.

Information Sought:

1.    Please provide us with complete details of the utilization of 3% funds of each department of the Central Government towards welfare of disabled persons from the time when the eleventh year plan came into force, i.e., January 2008 - October 2008.

2.    What are the detailed rules and guidelines which have been formulated for each Ministry/ Department after approval of the eleventh plan? Kindly provide a copy of the same.

3.    What are the monitoring mechanisms which have been set up at various levels to monitor progress and implementation of legislations and policies relating to disability welfare? In case no such monitoring mechanisms have been setup, kindly furnish reasons and explanation for the same.

4.    Please provide me with information about any other applications under the Right to Information Act, 2005, which have been filed with the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment requesting similar/related information and the consequent replies given and action taken by the departments in those instances.

5.    If the required documents or information are unavailable, please furnish reasons and explanations for the same.

I request you to kindly supply the documents in English.

Further as provided under Section 6 (3) of the Right to Information Act, in case this application does not fall under your authority, I request you to transfer the same in the designated time (5 days) to the concerned authority and inform me of the same immediately.

To the best of my knowledge the information sought does not fall within the restrictions contained in Section 8 and 9 of the Act and it pertains to your office.

This to certify that I, Nirmita Narasimhan, d/o late Shri. B.Narasimhan, am a citizen of India.

A fee of Rs. 10 (Rupees Ten Only) has been deposited through ____________________                 Dated:­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­_________________



 Sd/- Nirmita Narsimhan

(Nirmita Narasimhan)

E-mail: [email protected]

Mobile No: - 098458 68078

Address: D2, 3rd Floor, Sheriff Chambers, No.14 Cunningham Road, Bengaluru: 560052.