Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

Comptroller and Auditor General of India


CAG flags delays in closing project aimed at protecting communication between VVIP aircraft and ground stations

January 16, 2023 3:57 pm

The project — Meghdoot — was developed by the Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), a premier laboratory of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

CAG reports on States: From warning Gujarat of a ‘debt trap’ to flagging abysmal plight of Bihar hospitals

April 02, 2022 5:11 pm

Here is a look at the CAG reports’ key findings on Gujarat, Bihar, Maharashtra, Kerala, West Bengal and Odisha.

CAG: Transfer of Central funds to Gujarat agencies up by 350% since 2015

September 30, 2021 7:41 am

The quantum of funds transferred directly by the Central government rose by over 350 per cent to Rs 11,659 crore in 2019-20 from Rs 2,542 crore in 2015-16, the CAG pointed out.

Top auditor points to ‘sub-optimal’ utilisation of funds by Gujarat govt

September 29, 2021 1:19 am

In the State Finances Audit Report tabled in the Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday, the CAG highlighted three renewable energy projects, including the one for converting Modhera temple and nearby village as country’s first solar powered region, as examples where 100 per cent of the budgeted amount remained unutilised.

Officials deny Shiv Sena’s allegations of Rs 110 crore scam in smart city projects, BJP MLC to file defamation suit

July 05, 2021 7:46 am

Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Commissioner Rajesh Patil, who is the CEO, refused to comment when asked about the allegations levelled by the Shiv Sena.

Surrender of 37 oil & gas blocks: GSPC rapped over its failure to assess risks

April 01, 2016 11:24 am

Apart from the surrendered blocks, GSPC had 27 blocks in hand, of which 11 were under exploration and development and 16 blocks were under production.

CAG report: ‘PSUs suffered loss of 352%’

March 07, 2016 1:44 am

The latest CAG report for the 2014-2015 financial year said that the loss incurred by working PSUs in Uttar Pradesh have increased by 351.82 per cent in a span of last four years.

DDOs in social welfare dept violated rules: CAG report

July 30, 2014 2:52 am

Giving details of the progress, he said 1,60,000 houses have been completed and 50,000 are under construction.

CAG raps Gujarat govt for extending 'undue benefits' to Reliance & Essar

July 25, 2014 9:57 pm

"The inaction led to blocking up of funds and potential revenue loss," the audit stated.

CAG raises questions, pours cold water on Kaushalya dam

July 15, 2014 4:39 am

The Haryana govt extended “undue favours’’ to the contractor who constructed the Kaushalya dam, said CAG.