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Right to Information

Under Right to Information Act, 2005, citizens can seek and get information from any public office by making an application.

As per the provisions of the RTI Act 2005, a person, who desires to obtain any information under the Act, shall make a request in writing or through electronic means in English or Hindi or in the official language of the area in which the application is being made, accompanying requisite fee, which is rupees ten only.

Applications should be addressed to the Public Information Officer / Asiistant Public Information Officer of office.

An applicant making request for information shall not be required to give any reason for requesting the information or any other personal details except those that may be necessary for contacting him.

The application fee is Rs.10 only which could be either a court fee stamp for ruppees ten affixed on the application or demand draft drawn on any nationalized bank or a postal order or the amount paid into government treasury.

The specific information that is required should be indicated in the application form.

The model format of Application Form is :

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From : ( Name and Address of the applicant)

To : (Name)
The Public Information Officer / Assistant Public Information Officer
Office of the Madurai Local Planning Authority,
III Floor, Anna Maligai,
Madurai Corporation Complex,
Tallakulam, Madurai - 625002.


I request that following information / details may be furnished to me. Details / Information Required:

2. I request that I may be permitted to inspect the following documents /files

3. I require the copies of following documents / details

4. I have remitted the requisite fee towards seeking information under RTI the details of remittance are furnished below

5. As the above details are very urgently needed, I request that the same may be furnished to me at the earliest

                                                            Signature of the Applicant

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Individuals seeking Information under the Act from office of the Member Secretary, Madurai Local Planning Authority may address to the following designated public information officials of the Authority.

Appellate Authority
Thiru M.Mathimaran, Memebr Secretary / Assistant Director of Town and Country Planning

Public Information Officer
Thiru S.Ramachandran, Architectural / Planning Assistant

Assiatnt Public Information Officer
Thiru G.Ravi, Supervisor / D'man II

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