RTI – Section 4(1)(b)

Rajbhasha Prabhag
Information required to be published under Section 4 (1) (b) of the RTI Act
Sr.No. Particulars Information
(i) Particulars of its organisation, functions and duties Rajbhasha Prabhag, NABARD, Head Office, Mumbai
Tel.      :   022-26539801
Fax      :   022-26530008
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Functions and duties :
  • Implementation of provisions of Official Language Act and Rules.
  • Capacity building of staff members for doing their official work in Hindi.
  • Submission of returns to Govt. of India
  • Publication of house journal Srijana
  • Translation from English to Hindi and vice versa and vetting thereof.
  • Conducting meetings of Official Language Implementation Committee and effective implementation of the decisions taken.
  • Guidance and monitoring of progressive use of Hindi in Head Office as well as Regional Offices.
(ii) The powers and duties of its officers and employees As per NABARD Staff Rules and NABARD Expenditure Rules, 2014 available at the url Annual Timebound Programme issued by GoI, Official Language Act and Official Language Rules.
(iii) Procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability Hierarchy based decision making process with group approach is adopted for performing the functions of the department.
(iv) Norms set by it for the discharge of its functions Norms set for the discharge of duties originate from extant policy guidelines, circulars, manuals, etc.
(v) Rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging its functions.
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(vi) A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control Case specific documents are held by the department under its control.
(vii) Particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with or representation by the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof Policy framed as per corporate office guidelines/subject to approval of Board of Directors consisting of representatives of GoI/RBI.
(viii) A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part of for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public Official Language Implementation Committee has been constituted under the chairmanship of Executive Director. Since it is internal committee of the bank, members of the committee participate in the meeting and general public are not allowed to participate in the same. However, if demanded, it can be made available to the concerned person.
Sr.No. Particulars Information
(ix) A directory of its officers and employees Available at below link: Directory of its Officers and Employees
(x) The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees, including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations Available at below link:
Monthly Remuneration
(xi) Budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures and reports on disbursements made Annual Budget for HO and ROs is approved by HO for day-to-day activities regarding implementation of Official Language Act/ Rules of Govt. of India
(xii) Manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries Not applicable
(xiii) Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorisations granted by the organisation Not applicable
(xiv) Details in respect of the information available to or held by it, reduced in an electronic form Not applicable
(xv) Particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use Information is available on the public domain
(xvi) The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers Click Here
(xvii) Such other information as may be prescribed and thereafter update these publications every year Not applicable