Restoration of Adyar and Cooum Rivers Part 6

Its been more than 6 months since we filed complaints to 10 departments on the sad state of Adyar and Cooum Rivers. We didn’t hear from even one of the department regarding our Complaint, which is expected. So we filed our second set of RTIs, to enquire into the status of our complaints. Some of ...

7 Fraudulent Sholavaram Police Officials Transferred 11

Incident Mr. Senthil had some aggressive issues with locales in his area, Ponneri. On 04/05/2013, while going home, he was beaten by some of the hostile local people with sticks and rods. Senthil got injured badly and even got injuries in his head. Senthil directly visited E-5, Sholavaram Police Station to make complaint on the assaulters. ...

Restoration of Adyar and Cooum Rivers Part 5

     We filed 10 complaints and 7 RTIs to various departments concerning the maintenance and monitoring of the river. And as expected, the RTIs were not answered in 30 days. But the authorities played football with our RTIs forwarding them indefinitely to other departments, other officials, trying to evade from our sharp questions, ignoring ...

Restoration of Adyar and Cooum Rivers Part 4

Initially we sent 7 RTI to the Chief PIOs in concerned departments in the month of February, 2013. Its been around 5 months now, but still we are struggling to get all the necessary information that we aimed for. The 7 RTI got split into several as the Chief PIOs of all departments forwarded it ...

TNEB Foreman outrightly refuses to acknowledge receipt of complaint letter 5

Status: VICTORY (The Foreman got transferred) This incident occurred in the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board office, Jafferkhanpet, Chennai. We were facing some problem with the Electricity supply in our house and had gone there to give a written complaint. But the Foreman, who was the senior-most officer present on site at that time, in the absence of the ...

Restoration of Adyar and Cooum Rivers – Main 17

Adyar and Cooum rivers (Chennai, India) were once the symbol of our glory and the backbone of our waterways, but now they have been turned into a symbol of disgrace with exceeding amount of untreated toxic sewage and human waste getting stagnated in river and causing mosquito menace, which leads to spread of vector borne ...

DELAYED Road Construction @ Pallikaranai

A regular scenario that one can see anywhere in India. Construction work of a Road or Bridge is started, then put on hold for years(literally) for unknown reasons Same is the case with certain Roads in Ward No. 189, Pallikaranai, Chennai, where the construction work started in the year 2011 and till (2013) not completed. A ...

Maladministration of Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation 1

Maladministration of Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation
Our volunteer goes on a family trip to Shimla in May, 2012 organised by Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC). The trip covers various places in Himalayas including Shimla, Rohtang Pass and many more. While on travel, the passengers were instructed by the Tour Guide to hire Special Gloves, Suits to venture out in Rohtang Pass and ...

Road Vehicle Pollution, Signal Violations 1

An RTI has been sent to Chennai Traffic Police to enquire on Vehicular Pollution, Sign Board and the status of various complaints (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) made on Chennai Traffic Police Facebook Fan Page on Jan, 2013 Thought the authorities were reluctant to give the answers initially, they replied back after applying First ...