Finance Ministry refuses to share black money reports
Updated : July 24, 2018 12:36 PM IST
The Finance Ministry has refused to share the copy of three reports on the quantum of black money held by Indians inside the country and abroad, saying its disclosure would cause a breach of privilege of Parliament.
"Accordingly, the disclosure of the information would cause a breach of privilege of the Parliament. Therefore, the information sought is exempt from disclosure under Section 8 (1) (c) of the RTI Act," it said in reply to the RTI application filed by this PTI correspondent.
The section bars information, the disclosure of which would cause a breach of privilege of Parliament.