Right to Information Act, 2005 – Implementation

The right to Information Act 2005 replaces freedom of Information Act. It has come into effect from 21st June 2005. It will apply to all the Public Sector Banks. It is provided in the Act that provisions under Section 4(1) and Section 5(1) and (2) had come into force at once and the remaining provisions under Section 4 (1) shall be implemented before 20th October 2005. The Banks are required to publish the following information on or before 20th October 2005.

 

* The particulars of its organization, functions and duties.

* The powers and duties of its Officers and Employees.

* The procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability.

Under Section 4, every Public Authority shall maintain all its records duly catalogued and indexed in a manner and form which facilitates the Right to Information under this Act and access to such records is facilitated.

* Every Public Authority is required to designate as many officials as Central Public Information Officers in all administrative Offices to provide information to persons requesting for the information under the Act.

* Section 8(1)(d) provides for exemption from disclosure of information which would harm the competitive position of the third party.Clause (J) of Section 8(1) further exempts any information which relates to personal information, the disclosure of which has no relationship to any public activity or interest or which would cause unwarranted invasion of the privacy of the individual.

 

* The following information may be provided.

a) A directory of Officers and Employees and employees may be published up to a specified level.

b) A statement of Board, Councils, Committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice.

c) The Names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers.

 

Disposal of request:

On receipt of a request for information, the Asst Public Information Officer , as expeditiously as possible and in any case within 30 days of receipt of the request, in consultation with Chief / Public Information Officer shall either provide the information or reject the request for any other reasons specified in Section 8 & 9 of the Act.

If the information sought for concerns the life or liberty of a person, the same shall be provided within forty-eight hours of the receipt of the request.

In case of rejection, the same shall be communicated to the person who has made the request along with the reasons for such rejection, the particulars of the Appellate Authority and the period within which an Appeal against such rejection may be preferred.

Fee Structure:

The information will be provided against the payment of the prescribed fee. Additional fees may be collected depending on the cost of providing the required information like electronic format / print.

The booklet containing all the information as the captioned Act will be made available at all Branches / Offices of the Bank and the contents of the Book will be displayed in the Bank’s web site.

INFORMATION RELATING TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Sl No Name Office
1 Shri. P Gopi Krishna Shri. P Gopi Krishna
Chairman, Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank

Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank, Belgaum Road, Dharwad 580 008
Contact : 0836-2448626
2 Shri D K Kashyap Shri D K Kashyap
DGM, Reserve Bank Of India

Reserve Bank of India, 10/3/8,Nrupathunga Road, Bengaluru 560 001
Contact : 080- 22249049
3 Shri. A. S. S. Nampoothiri Shri. A. S. S. Nampoothiri
Deputy General Manager, NABARD

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development, Jeevan Prakash Annexe, 113/1, J.C. Road, PB.No.29, Bengaluru 560 002
Contact : 080-22130532
4 Shri B.Chandrasekhara Rao Shri B.Chandrasekhara Rao
General Manager, Canara Bank

Canara Bank, Head Office(Annexe) LB & RRB wing 2nd Cross, 5th Main Gandhinagar, Bengaluru.
Contact :
5 Dr. B.C Satish Dr. B.C Satish
IAS, Chief Executive Officer,

Zilla Panchayat,Dharwad
Contact : 0836-2447542
6 Shri K V N Murthy Shri K V N Murthy
General Manager , Canara Bank

Canara Bank, Circle Office, Hubli
Contact : 0836-2277191
7 Shri Chandrashekhar Nayaka. L Shri Chandrashekhar Nayaka. L
IAS, Government of Karnataka

M.S. Building, 5th Stage, BANGALORE 560 001
Contact : 080-22250356

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT IN HEAD OFFICE

Sl No Name Division
1 Shri Shrikant Hegde AGM Information Technology
2 Shri K T Bhat CHIEF MANAGER PHRDD
3 Shri H K Vasudev CHIEF MANAGER LAW & RECOVERY
4 Shri V V Yaji CHIEF MANAGER ADVANCE
5 Shri A I Asode CHIEF MANAGER INSPECTION
6 Shri Sripad Rao M CHIEF MANAGER ACCOUNTS
7 Shri Shrishail Patil CHIEF MANAGER VIGILANCE
8 Smt S S Manur CHIEF MANAGER PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

HEAD OFFICE / CORPORATE OFFICE – NAMES,ADDRESSES & PHONE NUMBERS OF EXECUTIVES

Sl No Name Division
1 Shri P Nageswara Rao Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Head Office,Belgaum Road Dharwad, Pin: 580 008 PH.No.0836-2448061.
2 Shri B C Ravichandra Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Head Office,Belgaum Road Dharwad, Pin: 580 008 PH.No.0836-2448061.
3 Shri Chandrashekar D Moro Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Head Office,Belgaum Road Dharwad, Pin: 580 008 PH.No.0836-2448061.
1 SHRI SHREEDHAR N Regional Office Bagalkot
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank SBI Building, Navanagar, Bagalkot.Pin: 587183
Phone : 08354-201474,Fax:08354236347
2 SHRI. SHEKHAR SHETTY Regional Office Belgavi
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank 2nd Floor, PLD Bank Building, 1076, Old P. B Road, Kolhapur Cross Belgaum,Pin: 590 016,
Phone : 0831-2474865,Fax:08312474865
3 SHRI. R N NAIK Regional Office Chikkodi
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Ankali Road, Chikkodi. Pin: 591201
Phone : 08338-272730, Fax:08338272730
4 SHRI P D DESAI Regional Office Gokak
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank R.S.No.189/1A, Plot No.01, Ward No.14 Pradeep M Indi Building Near Samudaya Bhavan, L.E.T College Road Gokak 591307, Dist Belagavi, KARNATAKA
Phone : 08332 227844, 227855
5 SHRI B B HOLKAR Regional Office Vijayapur
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Vivek Nagar (West) , Bagewadi Road, Vijayapur.Pin: 586101
Phone : 08352-278561,Fax:08352276684
6 SHRI K R ADIGA Regional Office Dharwad
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Head Office Building Belgaum Road ,Dharwad PIN: 580 008
Phone : 0836-2744299, Fax:08362796843
7 SHRI SOORYANARAYAN RAO Regional Office Mangaluru
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Srikrishna Towers Near Lady Hill Circle Chilimbi, Mangalore. Pin: 585006
Phone : 0824-2457248, Fax:0824-2457407
8 SHRI. T U Bhagwat Regional Office Gadag
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Chamber Of Commerce Building, APMC Road, Gadag.Pin: 582101
Phone : 08372-232624,Fax:08372232624
9 SHRI NARAYAN YAJI Regional Office Haveri
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Magavi Chambers,P B Road ,Haveri PIN: 581 110
Phone : 08375-233648, Fax:08375232247
10 SHRI K S BHAT Regional Office Kumta
Regional Manager, Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Vidyagiri Baggon Road, Herwatta Kumata,Pin: 581 343
Phone : 08386-221249, Fax:08386222454

PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICERS

Sl No Name Division
1 SHRI SHREEDHAR N Regional Office Bagalkot
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank SBI Building, Navanagar, Bagalkot.Pin: 587183
Phone : 08354-201474,Fax:08354236347
Email : kvgbgkro@gmail.com
2 SHRI. SHEKHAR SHETTY Regional Office Belgavi
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank 2nd Floor, PLD Bank Building, 1076, Old P. B Road, Kolhapur Cross Belgaum,Pin: 590 016,
Phone : 0831-2474865,Fax:08312474865
Email : kvgbbgmro@gmail.com
3 SHRI. R N NAIK Regional Office Chikkodi
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Ankali Road, Chikkodi. Pin: 591201
Phone : 08338-272730, Fax:08338272730
Email : kvgckdro@gmail.com
4 SHRI P D DESAI Regional Office Gokak
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank R.S.No.189/1A, Plot No.01, Ward No.14 Pradeep M Indi Building Near Samudaya Bhavan, L.E.T College Road Gokak 591307, Dist Belagavi, KARNATAKA
Phone : 08332 227844, 227855
Email : rogokak@kvgbank.com
5 SHRI B B HOLKAR Regional Office Vijayapur
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Vivek Nagar (West) , Bagewadi Road, Vijayapur.Pin: 586101
Phone : 08352-278561,Fax:08352276684
Email : kvgbbjpro@gmail.com
6 SHRI K R ADIGA Regional Office Dharwad
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Head Office Building Belgaum Road ,Dharwad PIN: 580 008
Phone : 0836-2744299, Fax:08362796843
Email : kvgbdwrro@gmail.com
7 SHRI SOORYANARAYAN RAO Regional Office Mangaluru
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Srikrishna Towers Near Lady Hill Circle Chilimbi, Mangalore. Pin: 585006
Phone : 0824-2457248, Fax:0824-2457407
Email : kvgbmngro@gmail.com
8 SHRI. T U Bhagwat Regional Office Gadag
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Chamber Of Commerce Building, APMC Road, Gadag.Pin: 582101
Phone : 08372-232624,Fax:08372232624
Email : kvggdgro@gmail.com
9 SHRI NARAYAN YAJI Regional Office Haveri
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Magavi Chambers,P B Road ,Haveri PIN: 581 110
Phone : 08375-233648, Fax:08375232247
Email : kvgbhvrro@gmail.com
10 SHRI K S BHAT Regional Office Kumta
Regional Manager, Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Vidyagiri Baggon Road, Herwatta Kumata,Pin: 581 343
Phone : 08386-221249, Fax:08386222454
Email : kvgbkumro@gmail.com