The AAP govt had in 2014 ordered an audit of the three discoms amidst allegations that they had shown inflated expenses.
From the beginning, the ICHR has been beholden to the political and historical beliefs of whoever was in power. This aspect of its leadership has not changed.
The discoms had approached the high court, asking it to direct the government auditor not to proceed with its exit conference till they have been given an effective opportunity to participate in the audit process.
CAG officials confirmed that they have started work on the special audit, and that their first secret report would be finalised soon.
It will look into preventive steps taken by govt and civic bodies.
The bench passed the direction after two discoms alleged they were not provided the full report, which was given to the government and the media.
The discoms have also claimed that the “sharing” of the report was in breach of duty of confidentiality of the audit papers.
The draft report says discoms were slow to furnish records, did not submit sets of data for several financial years and gave incomplete information in some cases, said sources.
The CAG had criticised the MEA for purchasing a French government-owned property in Paris, which was not suitable to be used to set up an Indian cultural centre.
Arvind Kejriwal said tariff rates would have to be cut in the wake of the report
The report for revenue sector indicated illegal mining in the state while doing scrutiny of files and registers of 13 district mining officers for the period between May 2013 to February 2014.
Twenty contracts valued at Rs 6,600 crore were awarded on two qualified bid basis which was higher than the cost estimates by Rs 578 crore.
Ad man to consumer forum head among hundreds at ‘public hearing’.
Project was to link Azadpur sewage station with Coronation Pillar plant.
South Asia’s largest prison complex, from where two prisoners escaped recently, is reeling under a prisoner-population more than double its sanctioned strength and understaffed by 50 per cent of its required workforce, according to a report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India on Tihar Jail released this month. The CAG report on […]