PAC examines audit report of financial year 2019-20

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: On Friday, audit paras of the financial year 2019-20 pertaining to the Ministry of Narcotics Control were examined by Public Accounts Committee (PAC).

Regarding the supplementary grants the committee remarked that the Ministry of Finance and parliament would take effective measures regarding the supplementary grants. On the matter, Rana Tanveer Hussain commented that

financial discipline should be maintained through all possible way, adding the divisions and departments should acquired grants in accordance to their needs.

Previously the auditor general proposed to the committee that the PAC should take presentation on supplementary grants of three years from the departments concerned, noting that

the PAC approved the proposal for taking briefing on the supplementary grants being released to various government departments within few days.

The meeting was held here at the Parliament House under the chairmanship of Rana Tanveer Hussain. Members of the committee – Muhammad Ibrahim Khan, Syed Naveed Qamar, Sardar Nasrullah Dreshak, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Munaza Hassan, Raja Riaz Ahmad and Mushahid Hussain Syed – attended the meeting.