Public Accounts Committee

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  • PAC report slams poor implementation of Child Marriage Act

    PAC report slams poor implementation of Child Marriage Act

    The poor implementation of the Child Marriage Prevention Act, 2006 across Maharashtra has invited criticism from the Public Accounts Committee, whose report was tabled in the State Assembly here. According to the PAC report, even though the act came into force......

    April 8, 2017
  • Not convincing

    Not convincing

    The Governor of the Reserve Bank of India and his squad of officials, including those from the finance ministry, will have to make more authentic-sounding presentations before the Public Accounts Committee than they did on Wednesday before a less-powerful parliamentary......

    January 19, 2017
  • PAC the loser

    PAC the loser

    Excessive politicking has threatened the future status of a prestigious parliamentary institution. The key watchdog, the Public Accounts Committee, has shed some of its “teeth” as a result of an open confrontation between its Chairman, KV Thomas, a senior Congressman,......

    January 16, 2017
  • PAC says PM will not be called, rejects its chief's remarks

    PAC says PM will not be called, rejects its chief's remarks

    Virtually rejecting its Chairman K V Thomas' view, the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament on Friday decided that the Prime Minister will not be called before it after BJP members strongly objected to the Congress leader's remarks that he may......

    January 13, 2017