The Right to Information Act’2005 came into force in Arunachal Pradesh along with the rest of the country on 12th October 2005 after 120 days of its enactment. As per the provisions of this Act, State Public Information Officers (SPIO) and State Assistant Public Information Officers (SAPIO) were appointed by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh with separate notifications. In pursuance to the proviso of Clause 3, Section 15 of the Right to Information Act, a selection committee was constituted for the appointment of State Chief Information Commissioner and State Information Commissioners. On 13/10/2006, Arunachal Pradesh Information Commission (APIC) was constituted and appointed Dr. Joram Begi as the State Chief Information Commissioner and Shri Abraham K. Techi, Shri Matheim Linggi and Smti Nanom Jamoh as State Information Commissioners. They were administered the oath of office by His Excellency the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh on 19/10/2006.

Further a fresh selection committee was constituted in proviso of Clause (3) of Section 15 of the Right to Information Act 2005 in a separate notification dated 18th Oct’2007 and Shri Toko Anil was appointed as State Information Commissioner on 15/11/07. He was administered the oath of office by State Chief Information Commissioner, Arunachal Pradesh, on behalf of His Excellency the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh on 03/12/2007.

Name DesignationTelephone & Fax Numbers
CodeResOfficeMobile NumbersEmail
Dr. Joram Begi
State Chief Information Commissioner, APIC360220395322122269436040316jorambegi@gmail.com
Shri Abraham K. Techi Information Commissioner9436042145
Shri Matheim Linggi Information Commissioner9436048188
Smti Nanom Jamoh Information Commissioner9436043564
Shri Talem Tapok, IAS
Registrar360221254122131369436895200
Shri Talom Dupak, APCS
Deputy Registrar9402657986