The Right to Information Act, 2005 is considered to be one of the leading welfare oriented laws enacted after independence. The act provides for a modus operandi to acquire information from public authorities regarding the functioning of government. In this paper, the author has highlighted the various aspects of this act and its importance in the current political scenario.
By Sushmita R., Christ Law College, Bangalore “Editor’s Note: This paper examines the need for transparency in political finance. Due to corruption that plagues the