Investigative journalism, uncovering irregularities or revealing abuse of power or exposing corruption, requires journalists to be rigorous in their groundwork. Headed by a renowned and award-winning investigative journalist, MRDI’s helpdesk provides insight, advice and tools to conduct investigations. Journalists can drop in any time. The helpdesk also provides financial assistance to journalists, with approval from their media outlet.
MRDI’s helpdesk for filing Right to Information application provides all kinds of assistance. Beginning with providing the forms, filling them up to identifying relevant agencies and explaining the different provisions of the law, RTI helpdesk is ready to help people at every step of the way. The helpdesk also operates a hot line to suppose individuals, organisations and government agencies – both information seekers and information providers – in its bid to ensure open flow of information. RTI Resources..