Right to Information Act


Whereas section 5(1) of the Right of Information Act 2005 requires every Public Authority to designate as many officers as central Public Information officers (CPIO) as may be necessary to provide information to person requesting for information under the act.
And whereas section 19(1) of the act provides that any person, who does not receive a decision within the prescribed time or is aggrieved by a decision of CPIO, may prefer an appeal to such officer who is senior in rank of CPIO and is referred to as First Appellate Authority.
In respect of Lucknow circle following are designated as CPIO, CAPIO and First Appellate Authority

SNo Name of Central Public Information Officer (CPIO) / CAPIO Designation Tele No Subject matter/Section Name of the First Appealate authority with Designation & Telephone Number
1. Shri Indu Prakash (CPIO) Dy. SA 0522-2328220 (T/F),2323904 (T/F) Lucknow Circle Dr. P.K. Mishra, Supdt. Archaeologist- 0522-2323904, 2328220
2. Shri M.A. Khan (CAPIO) Sr.CA 0522-2256336 Bada Imambara, Chowk, Lucknow -do-
3. Shri M.A. Khan (CAPIO) Sr.CA -do- Residency, Lucknow -do-
4. Shri Dilip Kumar (CAPIO) CA 0522-2208230 Sikanderbagh Gate, Lucknow -do-
5. Shri M.K. Verma (CAPIO) CA 0512-2305831 Katcheri Cemetry, Kanpur -do-
6. Shri Diwaker Singh (CAPIO) Sr.CA 0532-2656234 Khusrubagh Gate, Allahabad -do-
7. Shri A.K. Sinha (CAPIO) CA 05281-254047 Kirit Sagar, Mahoba -do-
8. Shri S.C. Srivastava (CAPIO) Sr.CA 05176-275761 Gandhi Nagar, Lalitpur -do-
9. Shri Ranjeet Singh (CAPIO) CA 09005232160 Banda -do-
10. MFR Zaidi (CAPIO) CA 0510-2442325 Rani Laxmi bai Palace, Jhansi -do-
11. Shri K.M. Gupta (CAPIO) CA Ganeshbagh, Karvi, Chitrakoot -do-
12. Shri M.A.Khan (CAPIO) Sr.CA 05278-242492 Gulabbari, Faizabad -do-

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