Chief Commissioner of the Information Commission Jannath Hussain on Thursday opined that democracy would be strengthened with effective implementation of Right To Information Act.
Launching a two-day workshop in Prakasham hall, Gandhi Bhavan being organized to create awareness in artists on RTI, Hussain said that the details of expenditure of public money must be accessible to the common man. The effective implementation of the Right to Information Act would bring transparency and curtail corruption in the governance resulting in strengthening the democracy in the country.
Some 250 artists belonging to 23 groups were attending the work shop. The groups will later take up publicity campaigning on Right to Information Act. (NSS)