There is no provision in the Act calling for a mandatory hearing by the First Appellate Authority. If the applicant desires a hearing, the FAA may consider it favourably depending upon the facts of the case.
Certificate of Honour from the Public Concern for Governance Trust in 2013 for contribution to the RTI movement,
Power of One Award from The Bombay Catholic Sabha for outstanding contribution to Mumbai city.
To propagate usage of RTI, RTS and Social Audit by civil society.