|Early Times Report|
SRINAGAR, Aug 9:State government has constituted an Expenditure Management Cell in the Finance Department to ensure fiscal discipline. "Sanction is hereby accorded to the constitution of Expenditure Management Cell in the Finance Department to be headed by Raman Gupta, Joint Director, Budget," said an order issued by the Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary. The Members of the Committee include Mushtaq Ahmad, Accounts Officer, Budget and Priya Badyal, Accounts Officer, Resources while Adil Fareed, Under Secretary in the Finance Department will be the Member Secretary of the Committee. The Terms of Reference of the Expenditure Management Committee include improving allocative efficiencies in the existing expenditure classification system with focus on capital expenditure besides other aspects.