Senior UP Doctor Fined For Not Providing Information Under RTI

Senior UP Doctor Fined For Not Providing Information Under RTI

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Shamli district was fined Rs 25,000. (Representational image)

Muzaffarnagar:

The Uttar Pradesh information commission has imposed a fine of Rs 25,000 on the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Shamli district for not providing information under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, an official said on Sunday.

A man named Ismael had filed an RTI application in 2014 but the CMO did not respond, the official said.

According to the Registrar of the commission, the district authorities have been informed about the order.