Comptroller and Auditor General


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Comptroller and Auditor General

head of the Exchequer and Audit Department and a parliamentary officer. The Comptroller's main function is to scrutinize public accounts to ensure that money is being spent as Parliament authorized. The holder of the office is paid from the CONSOLIDATED FUND. An annual report to the Committee on Public Accounts has to be made.
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She added: "Commissioner O'Sullivan effectively signed her resignation letter when she wrote to the Comptroller and Auditor General on July 31, 2015, telling him there were no irregularities to report in respect of the accounts of An Garda Siochana.
The Secret Service is listed in the report of the Comptroller and Auditor General as paying back pounds 434,293 of its pounds 735,000 budget estimate for 1999.
President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the 28th Accountants General Conference being organized by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India here on 20th October, 2016.
New Delhi, Oct 10 ( ANI ): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday lashed out at Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari for blaming former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai for the economic downturn, and said that enormous corruption in the Congress-led UPA II Government has spoiled the Indian story.
IN WHAT comes as a major boost for the Comptroller and Auditor General of India ( CAG) at a time when it is being repeatedly criticised for ' exceeding' its powers, the Supreme Court ( SC) on Monday dismissed a writ petition questioning the authority of the topmost auditor to review policy decisions of the government in the name of performance audit.
The NTMA still does not reveal its top salary figures and it was criticised this week by the Comptroller and Auditor General for hiring costly advise rs.
Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Shashi Kant Sharma has inked eleven audit reports of United Nations (UN) bodies which includes that of Unicef (United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund) and UNDP (United Nations Development Programme).
13 ( ANI ): The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) report on the alleged scam related to the AgustaWestland chopper deal was tabled in Parliament on Tuesday.
Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland Kieran Donnelly yesterday noted it recorded a pounds 6.
Major organization : COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL OF INDIA
New Delhi, May 21 ( ANI ): Defence Secretary Shashi Kant Sharma was named as the new Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG).
The alleged fraud in the boiler scheme is to be addressed in a forthcoming report from the Comptroller and Auditor General.