Chennai RTI

The Chennai Right To Information Initiative 


CRTI is a citizens’ initiative whose objective is to spread awareness among fellow citizens in and around Chennai about effecting a transparent and accountable government.


This initiative will


  • Aim to encourage participatory democracy.
  • Use legal and constitutional methods to achieve its objective.
  • Not be an NGO or a political organization.
  • Strive to be a people’s movement.
  • Be built on the effort of volunteers who will spend less than three hours a week on projects pertaining to this initiative.
  • Not require solicitation of funds/donations from volunteers.


The cornerstone of the initiative is the Right to Information Act, 2005.