PIB to highlight UPA govt programmes – Public Information Campaigns (PICs) in Tamil Nadu,
Posted by rtiact2005 on July 1, 2006
PIB to highlight UPA govt programmes
Chennai, June 24: The Press Information Bureau is set to launch a series of Public Information Campaigns (PICs) in Tamil Nadu, highlighting flagship programmes of the Congress- led UPA government at the Centre in a phased manner from next month.
The ‘Info-Expo’ campaigns with a central theme; Empowering India’ is aimed at helping various government departments and organisations to fulfill their commitments towards proactive disclosure of information about their policies and programmes under the Right to Information Act, PIB said in a press release here.
The PIC series will be kicked off at Thirukuvalai in Nagapattinam district on July two. The five-day campaign would include intensive grass-root level multi media presentations in 30 villages spread over 11 blocks in the district.