Which among the following organisations don’t come under the purview of RTI act?
1. Intelligence Bureau
2. Special Frontier Force
3. Directorate of Enforcement
4. Central Economic Intelligence Bureau
Select the correct answer from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2, 3 & 4


The List of 22 exempted organizations from RTI is given below:

  • Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Directorate of Revenue Intelligence, Ministry of Finance
  • Central Economic Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Finance
  • Directorate of Enforcement, Ministry of Finance
  • Narcotics Control Bureau
  • Aviation Research Centre
  • Special Frontier Force
  • Border Security Force, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Central Reserve Police Force, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Indo-Tibetan Border Police, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Central Industrial Security Force, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • National Security Guard, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Research & Analysis Wing of The Cabinet Secretariat
  • Assam Rifles, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Sashastra Seema Bal, Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Special Protection Group
  • Defence Research and Development Organisation, Ministry of Defence
  • Border Road Development Organisation
  • Financial Intelligence Unit, India
  • Directorate General Income Tax (Investigation)
  • National Technical Research Organisation
  • National Security Council Secretariat


This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module