Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to create one post of Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Coordination, Communication and Information System) in Office of Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG). It will be in Pay Level-17 and abolishes STS level post.
Currently there are 5 Deputy CAGs. Their scope of work includes governments accounts, central revenue audit, railways and defence, commercial and reports of central, communications and information systems.
New Deputy CAG post
He/she will oversee coordination among State Audits, audit of telecommunication and also coordinate the various Information Systems (IS) initiatives within Indian Audit & Accounts Department (IA&AD).