Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India

Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)

  • It is a constitutional body established under Article 148 of the Constitution of India.
  • Purpose: CAG audits all receipts and expenditure of the Government of India and the state governments, including those of bodies and authorities substantially financed by the government.
  • Appointment: CAG is appointed by the President of India following a recommendation by the Prime Minister.
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