CAG report card finds Delhi Police lacking
CAG said that the Union home ministry “had approved 12,518 posts with advice to operationalise 3,139 posts first and then the remaining 9,379 after deployment of 3,139 personnel on ground.
Girish Chandra Murmu takes charge as Comptroller and Auditor General of India
At a ceremony held in the Ashoka Hall, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Murm...
CAG pulls up DGFT on export sops, suggests automated foolproof system for trade promotion schemes
CAG suggested DGFT to insist on CA certific...
CAG flags deficiencies in JKPDD, says J&K's power purchase deficit at Rs 14,871 cr in 2012-17
J&K suffered a power purchase deficit of Rs 14,871 crore during 2012-17. As against an expenditure of Rs 24,299 crore incurred on power purchase during 2012-17, revenue realisation from sale of power was only Rs 9,428 crore, CAG said in its report on 'Social, General, Economic (Non-PSUs) Sectors' for the year ended 31 March 2017.
Obsolete wireless sets, defunct CCTV cams, poor data: CAG report on Delhi Police
ET has learnt that the first-ever comprehensive performance audit report, expected to be tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, also highlights the enormous handicaps the city police faces because of almost 35 % shortage of staff and inadequate logistics at police stations.
Bad bank not a good idea unless key issues are addressed: Uday Kotak
Bad bank will not yield desired results unless aspects like transparency and recovery rate are addressed, he said.
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code changed attitude of debtors, creditors: CAG
“With the code in place, non-repayment of loan is no more an option and ownership of the firm is no more a divine right and equity is no more the only route to own a firm,” Murmu said, during an event commemorating the fourth annual day of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).
CAG lauds Bengal for 99% expenditure, 100% receipt reconciliation
The letter also gave a proposal to initiate a quarterly reconciliation process and instruct all the departmental offices to complete the reconciliation process at the earliest for the first quarter of the current fiscal.
CAG drops audit of e-tender ‘scam’ in Madhya Pradesh
The CAG office in Bhopal recently conveyed to its headquarters in Delhi that it could not get relevant documents which allegedly showed the e-tendering process of various government projects was compromised to benefit select private players from state departments, a few officials of the audit body told.
BJP skilled at selling, not creating; it will sell railways next: Priyanka Gandhi
"Indian Railways is the lifeline of the country. Now, the BJP government has also brought railways to its worst state. After a few days, just like other government entities, this government will start selling of railways as well. This government is skilled at selling, not creating," Priyanka Gandhi said in a tweet in Hindi.
CAG principal director Sharada Subramaniam dismissed from service on corruption charges
On May 19, Union finance ministry gave a nod to the CAG for the dismissal of 1991-batch Indian Audit and Accounts Service (IA&AS) officer Sharada Subramaniam. The ministry upheld Union Public Service Commission's advice of imposing “major penalty” for her alleged grave misconduct of indulging in corruption, aware CAG sources told.
Six Coal India arms did not formulate policy as mandated by environment ministry: CAG
"Six out seven coal producing subsidiaries of CIL did not formulate a policy as mandated by MoEF&CC (Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change) which stipulated that a well laid down environment policy duly approved by the Board of Directors of the subsidiaries needs to be in place," the report by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India said.
Railway Ministry resorted to "window dressing" for projecting its finances in a better light: CAG report
The Railways could not achieve even revised earnings target of Rs 1,97,214 crore, the report, tabled in the Parliament on Wednesday said. “Ministry of Railways (MoR) resorted to window dressing for presenting the working expenses and operating ratio in a better light,” it said.
CAG report on defence offset performance in next Parliament session: Finance Minister
"The C&AG Report No 20 of 2019...Defence Offset Performance was scheduled to be tabled in Parliament during the budget session (2020). The session ended, before date, due to COVID. Now the report will be placed in the next session. The contents will be known only after that," Sitharaman said in a series of tweets.
CAG raps PGCIL for shoddy infra planning; non-collection of Rs 6853 cr charges
In its audit findings CAG said that no network plan was found available in the records or on the website of the central transmission utlitiy, Power Grid Corp.