J&K State Information Commission (SIC) has imposed a penalty of Rs 25,000 on Executive Engineer V.K. Bhagat, the then Public Information Officer and Technical Officer to Chief Engineer of PHE in Jammu, reports said. Bhagat is an Executive Engineer in Power Development Corporation, now.
Sic has accused him of willful delayer of information to an information-seeker under the RTI provisions. The penalty was imposed on the complaint of RTI activist Raman Sharma.