Is there any last date to receive Application under RTI Act, 205
WEST BENGAL BOARD OF PRIMARY EDUCATION has refused to furnish the information regarding my brother's Result in respect of TET (Teacher's Eligibility Test),2012 conducted by the Board , merely informing him that my application under RTI Act was received by the Board after three days of the last date (23.01.2014) fixed /scheduled for receiving RTI Application by the Board vide Memo No.1860/BPE/2013, dated 10.12.2013.
On 19.05.2014, an appeal was preferred before the W.B.I.C. against the Board, but no response from the Commission.till today.
My questions are :
1) Is there any provision / section under RTI Act'2005 which empowers the Board to fix up / schedule the last date for receiving any application under RTI Act ? If yes, Please mention the relevant section / provision of the Act. or any other law / Act / Rule.
2) Please mention the latter step to obtain the information as I sought for.
3) Please mention the possible minimum cost / fee for writ petition before Kolkata High Court in this regard.