Auditor general vows to improve accounts, audit system
KARACHI: Auditor General of Pakistan Rana Asad Ameen has called upon the career officials of accounts and audit profession to undertake all out efforts to improve the standard of accountancy and audit in the country and bring it to international standard.
Addressing senior officials of Accountant General of Sindh, Audit and Accounts Service, Directorate General of Pakistan Revenue, Director General (Audit) and the Military Accounts at the AG Sindh office on Tuesday, he said that the current state of accountancy and audit in the country leave much to be desired, adding that painstaking efforts are needed by the career officials and professionals to bring the system to the international standard.
Alluding to shortcomings and problems being experienced by the Sindh accountant general, Rana held out an assurance that shortage of career officials would soon be removed. Accountant General Sindh Ihsan Ali Kehar in his welcome address threw light on issues and problems being experienced by the AG Sindh office and its subordinate offices.
The auditor general, on the occasion, inaugurated the newly constructed complex of the Accountant General Sindh.