Right to Information

"Right to information" means the right to information under RTI Act, 2005 which is held by or under the control of any public authority.

"Public information officer" means state public information officer as designated under sub-sec (1) of section (5) of the RTI Act,2005.

Under RTI Act, 2005 for matters related to Legal Metrology Division Public information officers and first appellate authorities have been nominated by the Department if Agriculture & Sugarcane development, Govt. of Jharkhand through its order No-1564 dated 09-06-2012 his of PIO's and first appellate authorities for Legal Metrology Division is as follows:-
S.No. District Name RTI Officer First Appellate Authority
1 Ranchi Inspector, Weight & Measures, Ranchi Sadar Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
2 Khunti Inspector, Weight & Measures, Khunti Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
3 Gumla Inspector, Weight & Measures, Gumla Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
4 Simdega Inspector, Weight & Measures, Simdega Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
5 Lohardagga Inspector, Weight & Measures, Lohardagga Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
6 Daltonganj Inspector, Weight & Measures, Daltonganj Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
7 Gadhwa Inspector, Weight & Measures, Gadhwa Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
8 Latehar Inspector, Weight & Measures, Latehar Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
9 Chaibasa Inspector, Weight & Measures, Chaibasa Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
10 Saraikela Inspector, Weight & Measures, Saraikela Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
11 Jamshedpur Inspector, Weight & Measures, Jamshedpur Deputy Director (Agriculture) cum Joint Controller Weight & Measure, Ranchi
12 Hazaribagh Inspector, Weight & Measures, Hazaribagh Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
13 Ramgarh Inspector, Weight & Measures, Ramgarh Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
14 Chatra Inspector, Weight & Measures, Chatra Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
15 Bokaro Inspector, Weight & Measures, Chas Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
16 Koderma Inspector, Weight & Measures, Koderma Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
17 Dhanbad Assistant Controller , Weight & Measures, Dhanbad Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
18 Giridih Inspector, Weight & Measures, Giridih Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Hazaribagh
19 Dumka Inspector, Weight & Measures, Dumka Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
20 Jamtara Inspector, Weight & Measures, Jamtara Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
21 Deoghar Inspector, Weight & Measures, Deoghar Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
22 Godda Inspector, Weight & Measures, Godda Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
23 Sahebganj Inspector, Weight & Measures, Sahebganj Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
24 Pakur Inspector, Weight & Measures, Pakur Assistant Director (Agriculture) cum Deputy Controller Weight & Measure, Dumka
25 State Headquarters Asst. Controller, Weight & Measures, Ranchi. Joint Director (Agriculture) cum Controller Weight & Measure, Jharkhand Ranchi.