Central Information Commission has 24,000-second appeals and complaints pending

Approximately 24,000-second appeals and complaints are pending with (CIC) Central Information Commission  Minister of State for Personnel Mr. Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha. The CIC has informed that 23,978-second appeals/complaints are pending as on July 26, 2018. State governments have been advised to explore the feasibility of implementing an online RTI portal in their states. The National Informatics Centre (NIC) has been advised to provide technical support to the states desirous of replicating the web portal of the department of personnel and training for online filing of RTI applications.