To ensure the schedule of preparation of Budget by the Ministry in accordance with the instructions of Finance Ministry
- To see that complete Departmental accounts are maintained in accordance with the requirements under the General Financial Rules.
- To watch and review the progress of expenditure against sanctioned grants.
- To screen the proposals for supplementary Demands for Grants.
- To advise the Administrative Ministry on all matters falling within the field of delegated powers.
- To ensure prompt action on Audit Reports and Appropriation Accounts.
- Public Accounts Committee, Estimates Committee and Committee on Public Undertakings