Educational certificates of other employee exempted from disclosure

Educational qualification certificates of some other employee available in the records of the public authority in a fiduciary relationship are exempted under Section 8(1)(e) r/w Section 8(1)(j) of the RTI Act, 2005. Also, there is no public interest in the matter. This position has been upheld by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in its order dated 06.08.2013 in the Civil Appeal No. 6362/2013 titled as UPSC v. Gourhari Kamila.
Jagdish Singh Parihar vs. CPIO, M/o. Railways, West Central Railway
S.A.No. CIC/WECRL/A/2018/144963 DD 19-3-2020

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