PAC to review audit reports of ministries
Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will review the audit reports and implementation status of previous PAC directives for financial years 2004-05 and 2008-09 relating to Ministry/ Division/ Department from March 6 (Wednesday).
The PAC will review the audit paras of Ministry of Postal Services, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources, Ministry of Water and Power, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Planning and Development Division, Ministry of Capital Administration and Development, Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Interior. Official sources said that on the directives of Chairman PAC, Nadeem Afzal Gondal, Section Officer Nisar Ahmed had issued letters to the departments regarding the committee's meeting. According to the schedule, PAC will consider and approve of the PAC compliance reports for the years 199697, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 200506 and 2008-09 on March 1.
Similarly, PAC would consider deferred paras/printed paras of Ministry of Postal Services, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources and Ministry of Water & Power on March 1. The Principal Accounting Officers (PAOs) have been asked to ensure holding of the Departmental Accounts Committee meetings before the meetings of PAC. The PAOs have been directed to bring list of previous PAC directives and its implementation status in concerned paras.