RTI Online Tracking System Fair
On 20th of October, 2015, Dnet initiated “RTI Online Tracking System Fair” in our pilot area of Ghior Manikganj. A large number of General Citizens gathered with a festive mood at the Ghior upazila complex premise as the consequence of prior mass campaign and miking about RTI fair the day before.
Of all the booths in the “RTI Online Tracking System Fair, five offices were selected and had five different booths. The designated officers and relevant authorities of these booths also participated to the fair. UDC entrepreneurs served one desk and partner organization STEP and Dnet had one booth at the event.
Inaugurated by Ghior UNO’s Mahbuba Irin, the fair was attended by various Government officials of the Ghior Upazilla, the Union Parishad chairman, UP members, political leaders, and journalists flocked in hundreds and came to the fair. Dnet Deputy Director Sk. Masudur Rahman, Assistant Director Pulak Hasan, Assistant Director Mehedi Hasan, Assistant Director Fazlul Kader Chowdhury and various STEP officials also participated the events.
During the inauguration ceremony, STEP Executive Director, Sanjay Kumar Das delivered the welcome speech introducing the project, event objectives as well as the involvement of STEP. Dnet Deputy Director, Sk. Masudur Rahman, described the potential benefits of using RTI online tracking system in detail. Other Designated officers, relevant authorities and Union Parishad Chairman also stated their valuable insight about RTI online tracking system and vowed to provide all sorts of help to implement the RTI online tracking system.
The citizens of Ghior came to know about the different materials of the RTI online tracking system. During the fair general citizens had the opportunity to apply for RTI application through RTI online tracking system. Many citizens raised several RTI related questions and came to UDC and STEP desk to apply online.