Why Modi Wants to Make RTI Act Toothless?
All autocrats dislike questions and scrutiny. Modi is an autocrat & unfortunately he is the PM of India & even more unfortunately, propaganda influenced, masses have given Modi a massive mandate to ruin Indian democracy till 2024. RTI Act was a great empowering act for the common man to know what the elected representatives & bureaucracy do or not do. Naturally RTI Act is a pain for Modi. In his first PM tenure Modi did the following to weaken the RTI Act:
- Non filling of vacancies of officials. Please read this report: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/centre-8-states-get-supreme-court-notice-for-delay-in-appointing-top-officials-overseeing-right-to-i-1876550
- Made efforts to block information on Modi’s degree. Please read this: https://thewire.in/politics/rti-narendra-modi-college-degree
- Apparently since the defaulters fund Modi’s election, propaganda & so on Modi does not want public disclosure of their names. Please read this: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/policy/sc-orders-rbi-to-disclose-defaulters-list-npas-of-banks-under-rti/articleshow/69053289.cms.
Plan to Amend RTI Act
In order to permanently finish the empowering nature of the RTI Act, Modi has passed the bill in Lok Sabha. Please read this: https://www.timesnownews.com/india/article/what-are-the-proposed-changes-in-rti-amendment-act/457486
Understand Modi’s Evil Design to Finish Democracy by Rendering RTI Toothless
In order to understand Modi’s evil designs to finish democracy in India by rendering RTI toothless listen to Shashi Tharoor: