Mallikarjun Kharge is the new chairman of the 21-member (14 from Lok Sabha and 7 from Rajya Sabha) Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament. Kharge has replaced Congress leader K V Thomas whose term ended on April 30.
The chairman of PAC is appointed by the speaker of Lok Sabha. The main function of PAC is to examine the audit report of Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) after it is laid in Parliament.
Important Takeaways from above News for SBI PO Exam-
- Mallikarjun Kharge has been appointed as new chairman of PAC
- The chairman of PAC is appointed by the speaker of Lok Sabha.
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Source- The Hindu