Category: RTI – Right to Information


DailyMirror An Indian social activist, Arvind Kejriwal, yesterday said that the right to information is the key to the existence of democracy and that it can only be attained if people collectively raise their voices and demand for their fundamental right to information. Kejriwal said this while addressing a group of media ... Read More
December 11, 2009haritha


DailyMirror Chief Justice Asoka de Silva said that the public should have the right to freedom of information and question the ministers on what they do. He said attempts to introduce legislation to this effect had been prevented by a former parliament. Chief Justice Asoka de Silva stated this when addressing the launch ... Read More
November 11, 2009haritha


Media organizations are requesting the Government to repeal the draconian Press Council Law and instead introduce progressive legislation such as a Right to Information Act which would be of immense benefit to the citizens of Sri Lanka. They point out that the Right to Information Act is operative in India, ... Read More
October 5, 2009haritha