CENTRAL INFORMATION COMMISSION Room No. 308, B-Wing, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi-110066 File No.CIC/LS/A/2011/002261 Appellant : Shri Ranjit Kumar Respondent : Bokaro Steel Plant Date of hearing : 13.10.2011 Date of Decision : 13.10.2011 FACTS
Heard today dated 13.10.2011. The parties have not appeared before the
Commission. Hence, the matter is being decided on records.
2. Vide RTI application dated 25.8.2010, the appellant had sought
information on the following 03 paras :-
“(i) Number of plot holders in city centre as on 1.4.2006 with respect of each
category of ST/SC/DP;
(ii) Number of plot holders in city centre as on 31.7.2006 with respect of each
category of ST/SC/DP; &
(iii) If the status changes from sl no 1 no 2 then specify those plot no with
owner name and the category.”
3. This was responded to by CPIO through letter dated 21.9.2010. The
information supplied by the CPIO is extracted below :-
“(i) As per available records, category wise break up of plots allotted in City
Centre till 1.4.2006 is given below :-
SC : 43 ST : 11 DP : 32 (ii) Same as no 1 above (iii) Not required."
4. However, in the appeal memo, the appellant has alleged that he has been
supplied information about the ‘plots allotted’ which he had not asked for but has
not been supplied information regarding the ‘plot holders’. In other words, the
appellant is distinguishing between the ‘plots allotted and the plot holders’.
5. In the premises, the CPIO is hereby directed to revisit the matter and
provide information regarding the ‘plot holders’ in 03 weeks time.
Central Information Commissioner
Authenticated true copy. Additional copies of orders shall be supplied
against application and payment of the charges, prescribed under the Act, to the
CPIO of this Commission.
Address of parties :-
1. The AGM (Pers-OD) & CPIO
Steel Authority of India,
Bokaro Steel Plant,
Ispat Bhawan, Bokaro-827001
2. Shri Ranjit Kumar
Sector-12A, Qtr no 1517,
Bokaro Steel City, Jharkhand