Malé, Maldives – Information Commissioner’s Office (iCOM) on Wednesday introduced online portal “Mahoali” for easy access to the right to information.
The portal acts as a direct line of communication between over fifty government offices, independent commissions, local councils and the public.
The public can easily apply for information from government offices through the portal with offices replying directly to applicants. Individuals can also submit appeals to iCOM via Mahoali Portal.
Here’s a step-by-step process on how to register yourself on mahoali.com
The Information Commissioner’s Office is mandated with the enforcement of the RTI Act – the law defines the right to access and obtain information in any state institution and encourages the widest circulation of information available at state institutions.