Legal Regulatory paradox: Govt bodies can't shelter under privacy laws when RTI is invoked Updated : November 29, 2019 06:27 AM IST One cannot wear the garb of privacy to protect their offices from disclosing information as required under the RTI. RTI is a tool to control corruption and hold government accountable and restrain the government from arbitrary use of its power. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.