Helping the common man file an RTI in an easier way is soon to be reality, with the state government of Karnataka is planning to come up with BPO for filing the RTI applications. However, the project for the set up is still awaiting cabinet approval.
CMC Limited, a Tata group company, had won the bid for setting up a BPO for the process and a letter of intent was also given. According to state government officials, the project is a Rs 7 crore project. Companies like CMC Ltd, Mindtree, Aditya Birla Minacs Worldwide Ltd and Wipro had participated in the bidding.
M N Vidyashankar, Principal Secretary