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Public Accounts Committee

Fake entries in shelter homes

Maharashtra has a total of 1,135 children homes. From 2010 to 2015, 95,000 children were registered in them.

24 Jun 2019 8:52 AM

House panel should examine Rafale deal

A probe by a parliamentary committee will help to fill gaps and further our understanding.

20 Dec 2018 12:01 AM

SC didn't go into pricing, technicalities of Rafale case; only JPC can probe: Cong

Kapil Sibal accused government of ‘misleading’ court by presenting wrong information of CAG report and demanded government apologise for it.

15 Dec 2018 5:49 PM

Parl panel demands classified report on arms bought during Kargil war

The draft report has been adopted by the sub-committee of the PAC, but it will be placed in Parliament after a full committee approves it.

30 Apr 2018 11:02 AM

PAC punches holes in PM rural plan implementation

PMGSY was launched by the erstwhile NDA regime led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee, in December 2000.

01 Apr 2018 12:53 AM


Spl kids sent to reform homes

WPAC women and child welfare dept shuts shelter, shifts its 30 wards.

26 Mar 2018 1:07 AM

Government pays beggars only Rs 5 per month for skilled work

The government has paid only Rs 5 per month to beggars who were trained with some skill work.

07 Mar 2018 6:49 AM

West Bengal: Former Cong MLA made PAC chairman

Singha, who had won the 2016 assembly election as a Congress candidate, had switched over to Trinamul Congress in June.

01 Sep 2017 4:15 AM

CAG slams Maharashtra state government for police force

Low spending during last five years was due to delays in preparing annual action plan.

12 Aug 2017 1:35 AM

Funds for arms post 26/11 go unspent

Despite the Centre approving the procurement in February 2013, the funds remained unspent, the PAC observed.

11 Aug 2017 2:17 AM


PAC slams PWD for shoddy Sion-Panvel highway works

PAC chairman Gopaladas Agarwal submitted the report in the state assembly on Wednesday.

27 Jul 2017 3:03 AM

Mandatory sex determination

We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

16 Apr 2017 12:09 AM

Pre-natal sex test is just an idea: Gopaldas Agarwal

The PAC’s report on the woman and child welfare department in the state was tabled in the House on April 7.

13 Apr 2017 7:38 AM

Panel suggests EPFO to add jobless insurance

Ministry apprised the panel that this would require an amendment regarding coverage of establishments under the EPF & MP Act.

12 Apr 2017 6:22 AM

PAC proposes stricter law

Says docs and parents must be held responsible for female foeticide.

11 Apr 2017 1:16 AM


PAC recommends pre-natal sex test

Several women and health rights organisations have condemned the PAC’s suggestions.

11 Apr 2017 12:44 AM

PAC report slams poor implementation of Child Marriage Prevention Act

The state government records say that between 2010-13, there were only 45 cases of child marriage.

08 Apr 2017 5:31 PM

CAG finds misclassification in railways accounts

Country's apex auditor has flagged "glaring lapses" on the part of railway accounting official.

12 Mar 2017 11:35 AM

People suffered due to note ban: Urjit Patel to PAC

RBI governor informed committee that central bank was taking measures to slash online transaction charges.

20 Jan 2017 6:13 PM

PAC won’t call PM Modi on note ban

MPs’ panel contradicts chairman’s statement, says it can’t summon Modi.

14 Jan 2017 12:44 AM