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Thursday, May 19, 2022

Comptroller and Auditor General


CAG report: Ordnance factories report 584 mishaps from 2014-19

April 08, 2022 2:42 am

On the issue of production performance, the report states, "Significant shortfalls of 10 per cent and above in issues were observed for 15 M&C items and for 16 end products. As a result, Army’s orders remained outstanding for 11 ammunition items and for three tank items as of March 31, 2019."

CAG audit: Only 54% trees transplanted by BMC in ’18-20 survived

March 28, 2022 8:51 am

According to the data analysed by CAG over two years (2018 to 2020), a total 3,735 trees were transplanted in all seven zones by Gardens Department’s contractors, but only 2,004 trees survived.

CAG pulls up Maharashtra govt for poor monitoring of RUSA, delays

March 25, 2022 7:04 pm

As against the total grant of Rs 377 crore under the Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA), only Rs 283 crore was spent by the state government, the CAG pointed out.

Fix responsibility for non-establishment of model schools in J-K: CAG

March 28, 2021 1:26 pm

The CAG said the failure of the education department to take timely action for utilisation of funds received from the Centre deprived quality education to the intended beneficiaries.

Gujarat: CAG finds gaps in AYUSH dept, govt’s mental health initiatives

September 26, 2020 3:03 pm

The audit flagged serious gaps in mental healthcare initiatives as well as non-compliance with provisions laid down under the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017, with hospital test-checks revealing absence of psychiatric wards as well as absence of stock of medicines.

Laxities in Gujarat govt’s old age pension scheme: CAG

September 26, 2020 3:21 pm

In its report tabled in the state Assembly on Friday, the CAG has observed that the state government has not covered all Below Poverty Line (BPL) beneficiaries, from both rural and urban population, under the scheme.

All habitations not fully covered with water supply in Gujarat: CAG

September 26, 2020 3:24 pm

The audit conducted between March 2018 and August 2018 found out that as of August 2018, out of 17,843 villages in the state, 8,947 villages had been covered under Narmada canal-based projects and 3,893 villages under the source-based water supply projects.

Gujarat civic bodies dumping 74% of municipal solid waste without processing: CAG

September 26, 2020 2:49 am

Delays in approval of detailed project reports (DPRs) for municipal solid waste management has meant that only 22 per cent of funds earmarked for solid waste management (SWM) under the Swachh Bharat Mission are used so far, the report notes.

Gujarat: ‘Incorrect reporting of schools, students under midday meals scheme to GoI,’ states CAG report

September 26, 2020 3:28 pm

“The number of schools reported as covered in the Annual Work Plan and Budget was more than the actual number of schools in the state as per Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) records," reported the CAG report for the year ending March 2018.

Horizontal spread of residential schooling for STs not uniform and self-evident in Gujarat: CAG

September 26, 2020 3:30 pm

The CAG report pointed out that monitoring and evaluation of the schools by the society was found efficient, as it had not established any mechanism to assess curricular and extracurricular progress of the students.