In May 2005, the national Right to Information Act 2005 was passed by the Parliament. The RTI Act 2005 received Presidential assent on 15 June and came fully into force on 12 October 2005. The RTI Act 2005 covers all Central, State and local government bodies and applies to the State Government of Tripura.

The General Administration (Administrative Reforms) Department, Government of Tripura notified a new set of rules in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 27 of the Right to Information Act, 2005. The Tripura Right to Information Rules, 2008 was published in the official gazette on 4 February 2008 and came into force from that date.

The Tripura Government has started implementing the RTI Act 2005. The Government has issued the Tripura Right to Information Rules, 2005.

Details of Fee & Costs


Rs 10

Mode of payment

Cash against receipt


Information officers:

SPIO: Dr. Bimalendu Ghosh, Phone:03823222262