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CAG Full Form– The full form of the abbreviation, CAG, is Comptroller and Auditor General.

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India, described by Dr B.R. Ambedkar as the “most important officer in the Constitution of India,” is an independent jurisdiction established by Article 148 of the Indian Constitution. The CAG is one of the Constitutional Authorities in India. The CAG can audit the receipts and expenditures of the Indian government and state governments, as well as those of autonomous bodies and firms significantly subsidised by the government. The CAG also serves as the statutory auditor of government-owned businesses and conducts additional audits of government-owned businesses or subsidiaries of government-owned businesses in which the government owns at least 51% of the stock. The CAG’s reports are presented to Parliament/Legislatures and debated by special committees of the Indian Parliament and state legislatures known as Public Accounts Committees and Committees on Public Undertakings. The head of the Indian Audit and Accounts Department is also the position given to the CAG.

The CAG of India, commonly known as the “Guardian of the Public Purse,” is in charge of reviewing and auditing all expenditures of the Central and State governments, as well as those organisations or agencies that get major funding from the government.
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CAG Full Form in Hindi (CAG ka Full Form)

CAG को हिंदी में नियंत्रक और महालेखा परीक्षक कहा जाता है। नियंत्रक और महालेखा परीक्षक (CAG), जिसे भारतीय संविधान के अनुच्छेद 148 के तहत स्थापित किया गया था, भारत में संवैधानिक प्राधिकरणों में से एक है। उनके पास भारत सरकार और राज्य सरकारों के साथ-साथ स्वायत्त निकायों और फर्मों की प्राप्तियों और व्ययों का ऑडिट करने की क्षमता है, जिन्हें सरकार द्वारा महत्वपूर्ण रूप से सब्सिडी दी जाती है। सीएजी सरकारी स्वामित्व वाली फर्मों के वैधानिक लेखा परीक्षक के रूप में भी कार्य करता है और सरकारी स्वामित्व वाली कंपनियों या मौजूदा सरकारी कंपनियों की सहायक कंपनियों के पूरक लेखा परीक्षा आयोजित करता है जिसमें सरकार कम से कम 51 प्रतिशत शेयरों को नियंत्रित करती है। सीएजी की रिपोर्ट संसद/विधानमंडलों को प्रस्तुत की जाती है और भारतीय संसद और राज्य विधानसभाओं की विशेष समितियों द्वारा बहस की जाती है जिन्हें लोक लेखा समितियों और सार्वजनिक उपक्रमों की समितियों के रूप में जाना जाता है। भारतीय लेखा परीक्षा और लेखा विभाग का प्रमुख भी सीएजी को दिया गया पद है। राष्ट्रीय सरकार ने 1971 में भारत के नियंत्रक-महालेखापरीक्षक (कर्तव्य, शक्तियाँ और सेवा की शर्तें) अधिनियम, 1971 पारित किया।

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Full form of CAG and his Appointment and Removal

Controller and Auditor-General: Article 148 of the Indian Constitution establishes an independent office for the CAG of India. He or she is the Indian Audit and Accounts Department’s director. He or she has a responsibility to maintain the Indian Constitution and Parliamentary laws in order to protect the public purse. The Indian Audit and Accounts Service assists the CAG in doing his or her duties.

The Comptroller and Auditor-General of India is appointed by the President of India.

The CAG can only be removed by an address from both chambers of parliament, based on proven misbehavior or ineptitude. The CAG resigns when he or she reaches the age of 65, completes a 6-year term, or is impeached, whichever happens first.

 

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FAQs based on CAG Full Form

What is the full form of CAG?

The abbreviation, CAG, stands for Comptroller and Auditor General.

Who is the current CAG of India?

Girish Chandra Murmu is the current CAG of India.

By whom is the CAG appointed?

The CAG is appointed by the President.

Who was the 1st CAG of independent India?

V Narahari Rao served as the 1st CAG of India.

In terms of education, what does CAG stand for?

The term Centre Assessment Grade (CAG) refers to a centre’s evidence-based, preliminary assessment of a candidate’s component result that it presents to the awarding organisation. The terms that govern the CAG procedure.

 

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