CAG of India gets Vice-Chair of UN Panel of Auditors


Comptroller and Auditor General Rajiv Mehrishi has become the Vice-Chair of the UN Panel of Auditors


Highlights:
  • The United Nations Panel of Auditors consists of External Auditors of the United Nations and its agencies.
  • Presently, the panel consists of 11 countries -- India, Germany, Chile, Canada, France, Italy, Philippines, Ghana, Indonesia, Switzerland and United Kingdom. Currently, the panel is chaired by the Comptroller and Auditor General of the UK.
  • The panel held its annual meeting in New York from 3 to 4 December 2018 and discussed various issues concerning audit of United Nations and the agencies under the United Nations System, CAG said in a statement.
  • The panel also elected the Comptroller and Auditor General of the UK as Chair of the Panel for another term (2019).
  • The panel also unanimously elected the Comptroller and Auditor General of India as the Vice Chair of the panel for the year 2019.
  • The next meeting of the panel will be held in in Bonn, Germany in November-December 2019.

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