Daily Archives: October 7, 2012

CAG pulls up Odisha for non-compliance with financial rules

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), in its latest report (agriculture wing), for the year ended March 31, 2011, has slammed the state agriculture department for non compliance with the financial and treasury rules. In the audit scrutiny report, CAG revealed that drawing and disbursing officers (DDOs) have failed to manage the available funds economically

Boat capsizes, 14 miraculously saved

 At least 14 people, including women and children, had a close shave when a country boat capsized midstream in Odisha’s Bolangir district today. The boat ferrying passengers from one side of the river to another near Kushkela in Titlagarh area when it lost balance and overturned, Sub-Divisional Police Officer (Titlagrh), Dilip Purohit said. Acting swiftly,