With the establishment of republic states, a concept which denotes that the ownership of the state lies with people was evolved. State and the public institutions are maintained by the tax monies of people. Thus, the fundamental principle being established is that the people have the right to know information of which the functions of the state are accomplished using public funds.

One can apply by the application  RTI 01 to the information officer mentioned in the act to get the information relevent to the District Secretariat under the above concept.