Comptroller And Auditor General Of India

  • Delhi: After discoms, Kejriwal orders CAG audit of BRT operator 28-01-2014 07:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Tuesday ordered an audit into finances of Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS), which operates infrastructure projects including the controversial Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor in the city. "The government in its endeavour for transparent functioning has decided to seek an audit by the...
  • CAG Shashi Kant Sharma has 'unblemished' records: Centre to HC 08-08-2013 07:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Shashi Kant Sharma has an "unblemished record" as a civil servant and his appointment to the post has been made as per the practice being adopted in past. "He (CAG) is...
  • Delhi court to hear PILs challenging SK Sharma's appointment as CAG 08-08-2013 09:09 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will on Thursday hear two PILs challenging the appointment of former Defence Secretary Shashi Kant Sharma as the Comptroller and Auditor General of India. The PILs stated that the many deals were signed by him during his tenure as Defence Secretary are under CAG...
  • Coalgate loss figure was far too conservative: ex-CAG 01-06-2013 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: Former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai spoke to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar, in his first TV interview two, on two reports that attracted great public interest - 2G and Coalgate report. Karan Thapar: Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate and the first television interview with the...
  • Report on Coalgate was based on facts: Vinod Rai 30-05-2013 10:43 PM

    The former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, who recently demitted office, has said that the CAG's report on coal allocation was based on facts. He said it was a conservative estimate and the real loss figure could be much higher. ...
  • Actively considering making CAG multi-member body: Govt 11-11-2012 11:20 AM

    New Delhi: Facing a political storm following CAG reports on alleged scams, the government says it is actively considering a proposal to make the official auditor a multi-member body. Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office V Narayanasamy says Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has become "more impatient"...
  • UPA's decision-making process appalling: CAG Vinod Rai 08-11-2012 07:31 PM

    New Delhi: Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Vinod Rai on Wednesday slammed the UPA for its decision-making process, calling it "brazen" and "appalling". Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Guragon on Wednesday, Rai said, "The brazenness with which decisions are being taken is absolutely appalling. Look at...
  • 'Will never allow any operator to overbill govt' 19-06-2011 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: Finding itself admist a raging controversy over comments against it in a draft CAG report, the Oil Ministry has said it will never allow Reliance Industries or any other operator to overbill the government and cause loss to the exchequer. The ministry is in the process of preparing...