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Only 19 states have legislation for management of ground water: CAG

Only 19 states have legislation for management of ground water: CAG

🕔07:32, 22.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Only 19 states/UTs have enacted legislation for management of ground water and among them, the legislation was only partially implemented in four states while in six other states, its enactment was pending for various reasons, a

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CAG to audit natural resources: Girish Chandra Murmu

CAG to audit natural resources: Girish Chandra Murmu

🕔07:45, 23.Nov 2021

Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (IANS) The Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) will conduct the natural resources accounting (NRA) for a tighter scrutiny and accounting of mineral and energy resources of this country. CAG Girish Chandra Murmu said this while inaugurating

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PM to address event marking celebration of first Audit Diwas on Nov 16

PM to address event marking celebration of first Audit Diwas on Nov 16

🕔16:42, 15.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the first Audit Diwas event on Tuesday at the Comptroller and Auditor General’s (CAG) office premises. He will also unveil the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion. Audit

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TN power sector companies incurred Rs 13,000 Cr loss: CAG

TN power sector companies incurred Rs 13,000 Cr loss: CAG

🕔14:14, 25.Jun 2021

Chennai, June 25 Increased power purchase, coal handling, financing and employee costs has resulted in the five Tamil Nadu state power sector companies incurring a loss of about Rs 13,176 crore, said the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) in its

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Tardy BEE testing floods markets with non-conforming ACs & refrigerators: CAG

Tardy BEE testing floods markets with non-conforming ACs & refrigerators: CAG

🕔14:27, 24.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 24  The official audit of star rating system of electrical appliances has found serious flaws in the testing mechanism that resulted in inefficient and environmentally polluting refrigerators and air conditioners worth Rs 2,238 crore being sold in

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Extra financial burden on consumers due to PGCIL’s inefficiency: CAG

Extra financial burden on consumers due to PGCIL’s inefficiency: CAG

🕔14:15, 19.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  In a scathing attack on inefficient operations of state transmission utility Power Grid Corporation of India, the official au ditor Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has put the blame of higher electricity tariff on PSUs inability

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J&K Lt Gov Murmu appointed new CAG

J&K Lt Gov Murmu appointed new CAG

🕔07:16, 6.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 6  Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Girish Chandra Murmu has been appointed as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. The decision came exactly a year after the Central government reorganised Jammu and Kashmir, bifurcating

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CAG files application in SC, wishes to exit BCCI Apex Council & IPL GC

CAG files application in SC, wishes to exit BCCI Apex Council & IPL GC

🕔12:30, 9.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 9  The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has filed an application in the Supreme Court over its role in the functioning of the Board of Control for Cricket in India. The application is based on the observation

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‘Urban forest’ set up at CAG’s office in Delhi

‘Urban forest’ set up at CAG’s office in Delhi

🕔18:30, 2.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 2  In a bid to control air pollution in the national capital, an urban forest has been set up in the park of the Comptroller and Auditor General’s (CAG) office. On World Environment Day on June 5,

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CAG pulls up Gujarat Government for fall in tax revenues

CAG pulls up Gujarat Government for fall in tax revenues

🕔07:49, 27.Jul 2019

Gandhinagar, July 27  The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has pulled up the Gujarat Government for a significant fall in its tax revenues in 2017-18 and asked the authorities to ensure better compliance. The official auditor’s report on

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Cabinet approves creation of sixth deputy CAG post

Cabinet approves creation of sixth deputy CAG post

🕔07:30, 16.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 16  The Union Cabinet on Monday approved creation of an additional post of Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General (Coordination, Communication and Information System) in the office of Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. The position in

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Government confident of meeting 3.5% fiscal deficit target

Government confident of meeting 3.5% fiscal deficit target

🕔10:31, 29.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 29  With India’s April-February fiscal deficit having already crossed 120 per cent of the full year’s target, the government on Thurday said it was confident of keeping the deficit within the targeted 3.5 per cent range. The

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OMC lost opportunity to earning Rs 1,838.98 cr revenue: CAG

OMC lost opportunity to earning Rs 1,838.98 cr revenue: CAG

🕔20:00, 26.Mar 2018

Bhubaneswar, March 26  The Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) could not achieve the targeted production of ores during 2012-17 resulting in loss of opportunity to earn revenue of Rs 1,838.98 crore, said a CAG report tabled in the state assembly on

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India’s April-November fiscal deficit at 112% of full year’s target

India’s April-November fiscal deficit at 112% of full year’s target

🕔14:03, 29.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 29 India’s budgetary fiscal deficit for the first eight months of 2017-18 stood at 112 per cent — Rs 6.12 lakh crore — of the full year’s target of Rs 5.46 lakh crore, official data showed on Friday.

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Over 2 lakh complaints of train bio-toilets’ choking, foul smell : CAG

Over 2 lakh complaints of train bio-toilets’ choking, foul smell : CAG

🕔22:38, 19.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Railways received almost two lakh complaints regarding choking, foul smelling and non-functional bio-toilets in passenger trains in 2016-2017, the CAG said in a report. The revelations were made in the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report

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Rs 1.2 lakh cr potential revenue stuck due to pending appeals : CAG

Rs 1.2 lakh cr potential revenue stuck due to pending appeals : CAG

🕔22:34, 19.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The government failed to recover a potential revenue of over Rs 1.2 lakh crore due to pending appeals at various levels of the judiciary and other adjudicating authorities, a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report revealed

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Five telecom companies understated Rs 14,814 cr revenue : CAG

Five telecom companies understated Rs 14,814 cr revenue : CAG

🕔22:20, 19.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Five private telecom service providers, including Tata Teleservices, Quadrant Televentures, Videocon Telecommunication, Telenor and Reliance Jio, have understated revenues of Rs 14,813.97 crore, a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report said here on Tuesday. The shortfall

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President, Ram Nath Kovind administering the oath of office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) to Rajiv Mehrishi,

President, Ram Nath Kovind administering the oath of office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) to Rajiv Mehrishi,

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Rajiv Mehrishi appointed as CAG

Rajiv Mehrishi appointed as CAG

🕔22:52, 31.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Rajiv Mehrishi, who retired as Union Home Secretary on Wednesday, has been appointed as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, sources said on Thursday. Senior IAS officer Rajiv Gauba on Thursday took charge

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BHEL fails to meet strategic plan targets: CAG

BHEL fails to meet strategic plan targets: CAG

🕔09:30, 9.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 9  Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) which had fixed strategic plan targets for the period 2012-17 could not achieve any of them till 2015-16, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India said on Tuesday. “BHEL had

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