In connection with observance of the Right to Information Act (RTI) awareness week at Mon a meeting was held at the office Mon on September 27. Deputy commissioner, Mon, Dinesh Kumar, IAS welcomed the members present and informed the agenda for organizing awareness week on RTI Act from October 5 to 12.
The house decided to organize two days programme for observance of RTI awareness week at Mon Hq on October 7 and 8, with essay competition on October 7 and a workshop on RTI Act on October 8.
The topic for the essay competition will be “RTI and Good Governance” and “RTI and the role of citizen” to be held at government higher secondary school, Mon for students of Class XI and above of higher secondary schools under Mon town.
The prizes for the essay competition will be Rs.2500,Rs.1500 and Rs.1000 respectively. The list of participants from the respective college and schools should reach EAC development Ileka Zhimomi, DC office, Mon on or before October 5 through their respective school principals.
Workshop on RTI to be held on October 8 at the conference hall of DC, Mon will be attended by PIOs, APIOs, and Civil Societies/NGOs including Konyak union, Konyak Students Union and the KNSK. Resource persons for the workshop are Dr. Nishena Nyekha, lecturer, Wangkhao College, Mon and Ilika Zhimomi, EAC, development, Mon.