Public Accounts Committee expresses grave concern over non-compliance of its directives by ministry of food and agriculture.
ISLAMABAD, January 13, 2010 (Frontier Star): Sub committee of
Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has expressed grave concern over non
compliance of PAC directives by ministry of food and agriculture besides
directing food secretary to present compliance report in the next
meeting of the committee. Committee met here Wednesday under its
convener Yasmin Rehman which was attended by senior officials of
ministry of food and agriculture and FATA secretariat. Convener
committee Yasmin Rehman said all the departments and ministries
presented reports on the implementation of directives of PAC but
ministry of food and agriculture in defiance of PAC directives had not
held even a single meeting of departmental accounts committee.
Additional secretary of ministry of food and agriculture assured the
committee compliance of PAC directives would be ensured in future at
every cost. Committee disposed of audit objections with respect to FATA
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)