As per provision of the Right to Information Act. 2005, National Health Mission is also a Public Authority u/s 5(1) of the Act.
Accordingly, the provisions of the RTI Act are implemented by this Public Authority.
For ensuring the provision under the Act, the Special Consultant, NHM, Assam has been designated as State Public Information Officer (SPIO), the Manager-MIS, NHM, Assam has been designated as Assistant State Public Information Officer(ASPIO),the Consultant/ Heads of all component of NHM Assam at the State Head Quarter and the District Programme Manager in the District is Public Information Officer (PIO).
The Mission Director, National Health Mission Assam is the First Appellate Authority (FFA) for this Public Authority.
Requested information which is not connected with public authority is transferred to the public authority holding the information and connected with it as per provision of the RTI Act 2005.