Details of prisoners can be obtained under RTI?



  • Details of prisoners can be obtained under RTI?


  • RTI Experts

    Yes.

    Details of prisioners can be obtained from the Police department. It is a government department, thus, falls under the purview of the RTI act. All jails in the country are under the control of government.

    You can file RTI to know any information with the board and they would be obliged to reply in 30 days. Information like total number of prisioners, capacity of the jail, facilities and any other details relating to Jails can be sought under RTI act.


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