The appellant submitted Second Appeal dt. 02.11.2022 to MIC against the SPIO & EE, PHED, Khawzawl WATSAN Division, Khawzawl as he was informed that the information sought for could not be provided as it serves no public benefit and as the third parties involved did not give consent to the disclosure of the information sought.

The appellant preferred First Appeal on 17.10.2022. However, the DAA upheld the decision of the SPIO.

Hearing was held on 14.11.2022 (Monday). After hearing both the parties, the Commission directs that directs that SPIO & Executive Engineer, PHED, Khawzawl WATSAN Division shall provide copies of the information sought, to the appellant, free of cost, not later than 21.11.2022.