• THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005?
  • 1. What does Right to information mean?

    It includes the right to:-

    a) Inspect works, documents records.

    b) Take notes, extracts of certified copies of documents or records.

    c) Take certified samples of material.

    d) Obtain information in form of printout, diskettes, floppies, tapes, videocassettes or in any other electronic mode or through printouts.

  • 2. What does information mean?

    Information means any material in any form including records, documents memo, e-mails, opinions, advices, press release, circulars, orders, logbooks, contracts, reports, papers, samples, models, data material held in any electronic form and information relating to any private body which can be accessed by a public authority under any other law for the time being in force.

  • 3. What is Application Procedure for requesting Information?

    The application can be made to the Central Public Information Officer in writing on plain paper or through electronic means in Hindi or English specifying the particulars of the information sought for along with a fee of Rupees Ten (Rs 10) by way of cash against proper receipt or demand draft or bankers cheque payable to PCDA(WC) at Chandigarh. An applicant, making request for information is not required to give any reason for requesting the information or other personal details except those may be necessary for contacting him.

  • 4. What is Fee?

    a) An application fee of rupees ten for obtaining information under sub-section (i) of section 6.

    b) Fee shall be charged for providing information under sub-section (i) of section 7 as under.

    i) Rupees two for each page (in A-4 or A-3 size paper) created or copied.

    ii) Actual charge of cost price of a copy in larger size paper.

    iii) Actual charge of cost price for samples or models , and

    iv) For inspection of records, no fee for the first hour, and a fee of rupees five for each subsequent hour (or fraction thereof).

    c) Fee shall be charged for providing information under sub-section (5) of Section 7 as under;

    i) Rupees fifty per diskette or floppy for information provided in diskette or floppy.

    ii) Price fixed for publication or Rupees two per page of photocopy for information provided in the printed form.

    d) No fee will be charged from people living below the poverty line; and

    e) Applicant would be provided information fee of cost if the CPIO fails to comply with the prescribed time limit.

  • 5. What is the time limit to get the Information?

    a) 30 days from the date of application.

    b) 48 hours for information concerning the life and liberty of a person.

    c) Failure to provide information within the specified period is a deemed refusal.

     

  • 6. Section 4(1)(b)(xvi) of the RTI Act,05

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Address
    Contact
    Sh. Sahil Goyal, IDAS, DY CDA
    CPIO
    Office of the Pr. CDA (WC), Sector 9-A, Chandigarh Office : 0172-2741517
    Fax: 0172-2742552
    Smt. Mini Sri Bisht,IDAS, Addl CDA
    CPIO
    Office: PAO (ORs), RRRC, Delhi Cantt Office : 011-25692930
    Fax: 011-24684649
    Smt. Mini Sri Bisht,IDAS, Addl CDA CPIO Office:Area Accounts Office (Pay) Delhi Cantt  
    Smt. Mini Sri Bisht,IDAS, Addl CDA CPIO Office:DCDA (COD) Delhi Cantt.  
    Shri L R Kakoria, Sr. AO CAPIO Office: Area Accounts Office (Pay) WC, Pathankot

    Office: 0186-2252955

    Fax: 0186-2252955

    Mobile: 9464951769

    Shri PSA Murthy, Sr. AO CAPIO Office: DCDA (COD) Delhi Cantt.

    Office: 011-25693807

    Fax: 011-25693807

  • 7. Section 4(1)(b)(xvii) of the RTI Act,05

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Address
    Contact
    Sh. Amit Gupta, IDAS, Jt.CDA
    Appellate Authority
    Office of the Pr. CDA (WC), Sector 9-A, Chandigarh Office : 0172-2742129
    Fax: 0172-2741729
  • 8. Section 4(1)(b)(i)(ii)(iii) of the RTI Act,05

    Duties and Responsibilities :

    Pr. CDA (WC) is rendering services regarding accounting, audit, payment and financial advice to areas covered under Western Command of Indian Army. This office was shifted from Meerut to Chandigarh in 1983. Jurisdiction of this organization covers whole of Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and part of Punjab, Haryana and Jammu.

  • 9. Section 4(1)(b)(ix) of the RTI Act,05

    Directory of Officers :

    Chandigarh

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Contact
    Sh.Rakesh Sehgal, IDAS
    Pr. CDA 0172-2742129 (O)
    Sh. Amit Gupta, IDAS
    Jt. CDA 0172-2741517 (O) Email: cda-chd [at the rate] nic [dot] in
    Sh.Sahil Goyal, IDAS Dy.CDA (AN) 0172-2741420 Fax:0172-2742552
    Shri Anmol Amar Singh, IDAS ACDA 0172-2748247 (O
     Ms Abhineet Dhillon , IDAS ACDA  0172-2741990 (O)

    Jallandhar

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Contact
    Smt. Manjit Kaur , IDAS
    Dy. CDA 0181-2262864

    Delhi

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Contact
    Smt. Mugdha Kaur Jaggi,IDAS
    Dy. CDA 011-25692109 (O)
    Shri. Shyam Kumar, IDAS Dy. CDA 011-25691906 (O)

    Pathankot

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Contact
    Shri. Mulakhraj
    Dy.CDA 0186-2252955

    Subathu

    Name of the Officer S/Shri/Smt.
    Designation
    Contact
    Sh. Anmol Amar Singh, IDAS (Addl. Charge)
    ACDA 01792-275043
  • 10. Section 4(1)(b)(ix) of the RTI Act,05

    Details showing pay scales applicable to various categories :-

    PCDA
    Level 15
    Rs. 182200/-
    Sr. Administrative Grade
    Level 14
    Rs  144200/-
    Jr.Administrative Grade(Non Functional Selection Grade)
    Level 13
    Rs  118500/-
    Jr.Administrative Grade
    Level 12
    Rs.  78800/-
    Sr. Time Scale
    Level 11
    Rs.   67700/-
    Jr. Time Scale
    Level 10
    Rs. 56100/-
    PPS
    Level 11
    Rs.  67700/-
    Hindi Officer
    Level 10
    Rs. 56100/-
    Sr. Accounts Officer
    Level 10
    Rs. 56100/-
    Accounts Officer
    Level 9
    Rs. 53100/-
    Sr. Private Secretary
    Level 9
    Initially Rs. 47600/- at Level 8 & Rs. 53100/- at Level 9 after 4 years of service in the grade.
    Asst. Accounts Officer
    Level 8
    Rs.47600/-
    Supervisor(A/Cs)
    Level 8
    Rs.47600/-
    Private Secretary
    Level 7
    Rs.44900/-
    Sr. Hindi Translator
    Level 7
    Rs. 35400/-
    Steno Grade - 1
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    Sr. Auditor
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    DEO ‘C’
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    Librarian
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    Jr. Hindi Translator
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    Staff Car Driver (Spl)
    Level 6
    Rs.35400/-
    DEO ‘B’
    Level 5
    Rs. 29200/-
    Auditor
    Level 5
    Rs. 29200/-
    Staff Car Driver (Gde-I)
    Level 5
    Rs. 29200/-
    DEO ‘A’
    Level 5
    Rs. 29200/- * as per Hon’ble CAT Order
    Steno Grade -II
    Level 4
    Rs. 25500/-
    Staff Car Driver (Gde-II)
    Level 4
    Rs. 25500/-
    Clerks
    Level 2
    Rs. 19900/-
    Hindi Typist
    Level 2
    Rs. 19900/-
    Staff Car Driver (Gde-III)
    Level 2
    Rs. 19900/-
    Sr. Ges Operator
    Level 2
    Rs. 19900/-
    MTS
    Level 1
    Rs. 18000/-

    BE 2016-17 under major heads 2052 Salaries DAD for the year 2016-17:-

    S. No.
    Code Head
    Rs. in thousands
    1. Salary Officers 00/094/23
    66000
    2. Salary Staff  00/094/24
    205000
    3. DA 00/094/25
    300000
    4. Other Allcs 00/094/26
    66000
      Total Salaries (1 to 4)
    637000
    5. Wages 00/094/27
    0
    6. O.T.A 00/094/37
    0
    7. Medical 00/094/92
    5500
    8. Travel  Exp. 00/094/28
    6100
    9. Office Exp. 00/094/30
    14990
    10. RRT 00/094/31
    1700
      Professional Services
    0
    11. Admin. Exp. 00/094/42
    3500
    12. Foreign Travel Exp.
    0
    13. BCTT 00/094/96
    0
      GRAND TOTAL
    668790