To Date – 12th May 2015 Shri Syed Ekram Rizwi, Director & Central Public Information Officer, Prime Minister’s Office,South Block, New Delhi – 110011
Kindly provide me with the following information requested under the purview of the Right to Information Act, 2005 in respect of Press Information Bureau press release on 15-January-2015 15:47 IST Government of India Prime Minister s Office that Army donates over Rs 100 crore to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund
The Indian Army has donated over Rs. 100 crore to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund. This amount has been raised by officers and soldiers of the Army donating a day’s salary each.
The cheque was handed over to Prime Minister Narendra Modi by the Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Dalbir Singh, at the traditional “At Home” at Army House on the occasion of the 67th Army Day.
- Provide the status of cheque whether cheque deposited in the account of Prime Minister s Relief Fund
- Provide the date and name of Bank where above cheque deposited on account of Prime Minister’s Relief Fund
- If cheque encashed than provide the account head of Army from which money debited to PM relief account.
- If above cheque was not deposited than whether it was return back to Army, if yes than provide the copy of covering letter.
Enclosed – Press release of above event