Legal RTI on brink of extinction, says Sonia Gandhi as Lok Sabha passes amended Act: Here are the major changes Updated : July 23, 2019 03:48 PM IST The Modi government on Friday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to set the tenure and salaries of state and Central Information Commissioners. Union minister Jitendra Singh has described it as an enabling legislation for administration purposes. Transparency activists have slammed the Modi government's move to amend the RTI Act, 2005. 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.