The service book of a deceased government employee in Idukki had remained hidden until the SIC intervened.
A Right To Information (RTI) Act query revealed that 1.18 lakh personnel have been appointed on a temporary basis in different government departments.
The Department denied all the requests seeking the list under the Right To Information (RTI) Act. The media could collect the data from only a few districts and found irregularities.
The temple had earlier declared that it has bank deposits worth over Rs 1,700 crore.
Gokhale, on December 1, tweeted a news clipping about information purportedly obtained through the RTI claiming the PM's visit to Morbi after the bridge collapse cost Rs 30 crore.
The provision grants vast powers to public information officers to reject RTI applications on the ground that they involve disseminating personal details.
It is perhaps the first time that the state government is seeking details from a central investigating agency through RTI like this.
It is learned that the application was rejected as the role of senior officials in the IT and other departments in the appointment of Swapna would also come out.
Mushtaque Ahmad's resignation was expected after the Sports Ministry asked him to quit, declaring his election violative of the national sports code's tenure guidelines.
The Forest Minister K Raju stands next in line with 19 tyre replacements.