Right to Information Act

Disclosure of Information Section 4 (1) (b) of the Right to Information Act, 2005 in respect of the Marine Products Export Development Authority, Cochin.

Budget allocation and expenditure for the last five years:

Year Budget Provision Plan Expenditure (Rs. in lakh)
2012-13 9500.00 9612.42
2013-14 11500.00 11174.69
2014-15 11500.00 10501.84
2015-16 13000.00 13029.56
2016-17 9200.00 9206.26

As per provisions under the Right To Information Act, 2005, a fee of Rs.10/- is charged from the beneficiaries for dissemination of information under the RTI Act 2005. However no fee is collected from those who fall below poverty line. Remittances may be made in the form of Demand Draft / Bankers Cheque / Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of the Secretary, MPEDA, Kochi - 36)

The applicant may also be required to pay further fee towards the cost of providing the information, details of which shall be intimated to the applicant by the PIO as prescribed by the Right to Information (Regulation of Fee and Cost) Rules, 2005. Rates of the fee as prescribed in the Rules are given below:

  1. Rupees two ( Rs. 2/-) for each page (in A4 or A3 size paper) created or copied.
  2. Actual charge or cost price of a copy in larger size paper.
  3. Actual cost or price for samples or models.
  4. For information provided in diskette or floppy, rupees fifty ( Rs.50/-) per diskette or floppy and For information provided in printed form, at the price fixed for such publication or rupees two per page or photocopy for extracts from the publication.

Details of Public Information Officers

Nodal Officer

Shri. K V Premdev (Deputy Director)

MPEDA, MPEDA House, Building No: 27/1162, P.B.No:4272,

Panampilly Avenue, Panampilly Nagar PO, KOCHI-682 036, KERALA

Telephone: +91 484 2321722, Fax: +91 484 2313361

First Appellate Authority

Dr. Ram Mohan M.K.(Joint Director - Marketing)

MPEDA, MPEDA House, Building No: 27/1162, P.B.No:4272,

Panampilly Avenue, Panampilly Nagar PO, KOCHI-682 036, KERALA

Telephone: +91 484 2316794 Fax: +91 484 2313361

Central Public Information Officer

Shri Sunil Kumar U (Deputy Director-Admn)

MPEDA, MPEDA House, Building No: 27/1162, P.B.No:4272,

Panampilly Avenue, Panampilly Nagar PO, KOCHI-682 036, KERALA

Telephone: +91 484 2310042, Fax: +91 484 2313361

Transparency Officer

Smt. Usha Singh (System Analyst)

MPEDA, MPEDA House, Building No: 27/1162, P.B.No:4272,

Panampilly Avenue, Panampilly Nagar PO, KOCHI-682 036, KERALA

Telephone: +91 484 2311979, Fax: +91 484 2313361