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MEA declines answer to RTI query on US President Barack Obama visit expenses

An RTI query seeking details of expenses incurred by the Centre on hosting US President Barack Obama earlier this year has been rejected by the Ministry of External Affairs on the ground that such information is sensitive and may affect bilateral relations with the foreign country.

Source : http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/mea-declines-answer-to-rti-query-on-us-president-barack-obama-visit-expenses/articleshow/47147221.cms

An RTI query seeking details of expenses incurred by the Centre on hosting US President Barack Obama earlier this year has been rejected by the Ministry of External Affairs on the ground that such information is sensitive and may affect bilateral relations with the foreign country.

Mumbai-based activist Anil Galgali, who filed the query with the MEA, had sought details of the total expenses incurred by the Indian government on hosting the US President and the American contingent th ..

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DATED: Monday, 04 May 2015 14:24
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