What is a DIN number ? can we file RTI to get information regarding the DIN number ? Which department deals with issuance of DIN number?
If you are referring to DIN as the Director Identification Number, then the Ministry of Corporate Affairs is the concerned authority, The said authority is is a public authority and the RTI Act is applicable to it.
Under section 2 (f) of the RTI Act, you could obtain certified copies of the relevant documents and records. You could obtain details regarding the policy of the authority regarding the DIN issued by the authority and criteria for the issuance of the same. You could obtain copies of orders/notifications issued by the authority in this regard along with copies of communications/correspondence exchanged between departments/officials, copies of any report prepared or survey conducted along with policy related documents and other related details.