The Public Accounts Committee has decided to include these additional subjects for examination after the principal government auditor tabled its reports in Parliament in December last during the Winter session.
During a discussion with the delegation led by his Ghana counterpart, Thomas suggested that the reports given by the PAC to Parliament should be taken seriously by the executive and implemented.
Senior Congress leader K V Thomas, chaired the first meeting of the newly constituted Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday.
Reconstitution – First time in 30 yrs, members of five House committees elected unanimously.
The candidates are eyeing the one lakh odd new voters in the constituency.
Fernandez will take on sitting MP and minister K V Thomas.
K V Thomas set the tone of the debate, citing the difficulties being faced by consumers in his constituency Ernakulam.
Union Food Minister K V Thomas is sending out Christmas wishes with a unique message.
Last month,Parliament passed the food law to give 67 per cent of the population the right to subsidised foodgrain.
The Election Commission has given its nod to distribute onions at cheaper rates.
Jignesh Shah-led NSEL is facing problems settling Rs 5,600 crore of dues to 13,000 investors.
Food Minister asked traders not to “loot” consumers by charging more for onions.
Onion prices touched Rs 100 per kg on Wednesday in some major cities as supply remained tight.
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit is set to meet Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and Union Consumer Affairs Minister K V Thomas on Thursday to discuss measures to deal with the steep rise in onion prices.
We need to take a balanced decision of protecting both farmers and consumers.