Right to Information

The Jammu and Kashmir Right to Information Act, 2009 which has come into effect from the 20th of March 2009 provides for dissemination of information to the resident of the State in the laid manner within the stipulated time so as to deliver speedy justice to them and the information is required to be provided to familiarise the public in general about the mode and manner of the implementation of various Programmes /Schemes in most transparent manner, facilitating to plug up the short comings in the system and check pilferage and malpractices. Under Section (1) of The Jammu and Kashmir Right to Information Act, 2009, the nomination of officers as Public Information Officers (PIOs) in the areas/offices indicated against each has been notified in Legal Metrology Department as under:-

S.No. Designation of Public Information Officer Area/office Ist Appellate Authority
1. Controller, LM, J & K In respect of his/her own office Secretary, FCS & CA, J&K
2. Jt. Controller, LM, Jammu ---------do----------- ---------do-----------
3. Dy. Controller, LM(Consumer Protection) Jmu District Jammu Jt. Controller, LM, Jmu
4. Dy. Controller, LM(Consumer Protection) Kmr District Srinagar and Ganderbal Jt. Controller, LM, Kmr
5. Dy. Controller, LM, Ladakh District kargil ---------do-----------
6. Assistant Controller,Rajouri District Rajouri and Poonch Dy. Controller, Consumer Protection, Jammu
7. Assistant Controller, Kathua District Kathua ---------do-----------
8. Assistant Controller, Udhampur District Udhampur ---------do-----------
9. Assistant Controller, Reasi District Reasi ---------do-----------
10. Assistant Controller, Kishtwar District Kishtwar, Ramban and Doda ---------do-----------
11. Assistant Controller, Samba District Samba ---------do-----------
12. Assistant Controller, Budgam District Budgam Dy. Controller, Consumer Protection, Kashmir
13. Assistant Controller,Kupwara District Baramula, Kupwara and Bandi pora ---------do-----------
14. Assistant Controller,Anantnag District Anantnag, Shopian, Pulwama, Kulgam ---------do-----------
15. Assistant Controller, Leh District Leh Dy. Controller, Ladakh