Nature of RTI Request:

Certified copies of document(s) of official notification and public disclosure, containing reasons, about the discontinuation of NADRA’s Whistleblower Program. Rationale for the Request: Members of the public can no longer access NADRA’s Whistleblower Report Form (which we assume was previously accessible in the Feedback section of NADRA’s website) to file a grievance or to report corruption. May 2016: NADRA shuts down its Whistle-Blower program https://joshandmakinternational.com/where-did-nadras-whistleblower-program-go/

 

Date of Post’s Dispatch:

5-Sep-16

 

Bank through which RTI Challan was submitted / Bank’s Branch:

National Bank of Pakistan / F-10 Markaz, Islamabad

 

Location of Pakistan Post’s office through which registered RTI post was dispatched:

F10, Islamabad

 

Expected date of receipt of RTI post at relevant body’s office:

9/7/2016

 

Number of working days required to process RTI Request (according to relevant legislation):

21

 

Date at which response is expected from the public body:

10/14/2016

 

Current status:

October 4, 2016: Response received from NADRA denying access to requested information. November 18, 2016: Complaint letter filed with the Federal Ombudsman of Pakistan. December 1, 2016: Response received from the Federal Ombudsman Secretariat scheduling the complaint’s hearing for December 13, 2016. December 13, 2016: Hearing takes place and NADRA is given till December 27, 2016 to submit a response in writing. Next hearing is scheduled for December 27, 2016. December 28, 2016: Following no written response received from NADRA, and, no appearance on its behalf on the hearing on December 27, 2016, Federal Ombudsman issues a Final Notice of Hearing and schedules the final hearing for January 10, 2017. January 30, 2017: Recommendations received by the Federal Ombudsman state that ‘documents requested (by the complainant) that do not compromise Pakistan’s relations with another state, particularly those listed under but not limited to serial numbers (1), (2), (3), and (4) are liable to be provided (to the complainant)’ within 15 days of the receipt of these Findings. March 9, 2017: Complaint Letter filed with the Federal Ombdusman to register that no follow-up response has been received from NADRA in compliance with Federal Ombudsman’s findings. March 21, 2017: Notice received from the Federal Ombudsman for the Hearing of the Review Petition (requested by NADRA on March 10, 2017) on April 11, 2017.


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