Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Right+To+Information+Draft+Bill+Is+Of+Int%E2%80%99+Standards+%E2%80%93Government
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 - 16:23
Right To Information Draft Bill Is Of Int’ Standards –Government
1,436

Views

The Government says the Right to Information draft bill scheduled to be tabled in Parliament on the 23rd of June is of international standards.

Co-Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Gayantha Karunathileke speaking at the weekly Cabinet media briefing this morning said the previous government failed to table the Right to Information bill.

The Minister said the previous government was never willing to table a Right to Information Bill. He said they openly debated the bill but rejected to table it.

However Minister Karunathileke said a Canadian organization has commended the draft bill and rated it as the 7th best RTI bill in the world.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
181 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
552 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,393 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
5,630 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
104 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
29,921 Views
Top