CAG GC Murmu elected as External Auditor of Inter Parliamentary Union

21 November

CAG GC Murmu elected as External Auditor of Inter Parliamentary Union

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has been the external auditor of various international organisations including the World Health Organization and the Food & Agriculture Organization.
Girish Chandra Murmu, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, has been elected as the External Auditor of Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) Geneva for a three-year term.

GC Murmu will be taking charge of the prestigious position from the Supreme Audit Institution of Switzerland. He was elected during an election at the virtual meeting of IPU's 284th session. The election results were conveyed by Martin Chungong, Secretary-General of the IPU. The Inter Parliamentary Union comprises national parliaments of 179 countries as members and 13 Associate Members. It has a permanent observer status at the United Nations General Assembly.

Key Highlights
•The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has been the external auditor of various international organisations including the World Health Organization and the Food & Agriculture Organization.