Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India on Economic Sector for the year ended March 2018 : Government of Maharashtra

CAG of India’s report on Maharashtra (Economic Sector) that was tabled in state assembly on the last day of the monsoon session (2nd July) talks about problems that continue to plague irrigation projects, even those that are slated to receive central government grants under Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programme (AIBP). The audit that was conducted between May 2017 and September 2017, with additional information obtained in November 2018 covers the period 2013-18. During the period under review, 29 irrigation projects got the AIBP funds.