The Archaeological Survey of India has initiated steps towards implementation of the Right to Information Act, 2005.
Whereas section 5(1) of the Right of Information Act 2005 requires every Public Authority to designate as many officers as central Public Information officers(CPIO) as may be necessary to provide information to person requesting for information under the act.
And whereas section 19(1) of the act provides that any person who does not receive a decision within the prescribed time or is aggrieved by a decision of CPIO, may prefer an appeal to such officer who is senior in rank of CPIO and is referred to as First Appellate Authority.
List of Central Public Information officers, (CPIO) and First Appellate Authority:
|Sl.No||Name of Central Public Information Officer(CPIO)/CAPIO||Designation||Tele No||Subject matter/Section||Name of the First Appealate authority with Designation & Telephone No.|
|1||Mrs Lily Dhasmana(CPIO)||Dy. Superintending Archaeologist||0135-2723390||Dehradun Circle||Dr Vasant Kumar Swarnkar
|2.||Sh. Ajay Singh Bagri||Foreman||01372 - 252343||Sub Circle Gopeshwar
ASI, Rudranath temple complex,
|3||Sh.R.S.Bhadouria(CAPIO)||Sr. Conservation Asst.||0135 - 2780965||Sub Circle Dehradun
ASI, Shastradhara Road,
|4||Sh. M S Rawat||Foreman||05962 - 233230||Sub Circle Almora
Rawat Pura, Lakshmeshwar
|5.||Sh. Siddharth Verma(CAPIO)||Conservation Asstt- Gr I||05947 - 260566||Sub Circle Kashipur
Udham Singh Nagar
MANUALS REQUIRED TO BE PUBLISHED UNDER SECTION 4(1)(b) of RTI Act, 2005
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|Manual=4||The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with or representation by the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof.
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|Manual-6||A statement of the boards, Councils, Committees and other bodies constituted at its part||Available||DPC Committee|
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|Manual-8||Procedure followed in the decision making process, including channel of supervision||Available||Manual 8|
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|Manual-10||The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations||Available||Manual 10|
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|Manual-13||Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorization granted by it||Not Applicable|
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|Manual-16||The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use||Not Applicable|
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