Audit Reports

Compliance Performance
West Bengal

Report No.5 of 2018 - Performance Audit of Pollution by Industries in West Bengal, Government of West Bengal

Date on which Report Tabled:
Thu 11 Jul, 2019
Date of sending the report to Government
Wed 20 Jun, 2018
Government Type
Sector Environment and Sustainable Development,Finance


This Standalone Audit Report on Economic Sector for the year ended March 2017 has been prepared for submission to the Governor of West Bengal under Article 151 of the Constitution of India.

This Report contains significant issues arising out of the Performance Audit of Environment Department on “Pollution by Industries in West Bengal”.

The Report starts with an introductory Chapter 1 outlining the (i) Industrial Pollution in West Bengal, (ii) Organisational Set-up, (iii) Audit Objectives, (iv) Audit Criteria and (v) Scope, Methodology and Sample.

Chapter 2 of the Report discusses Prevention of Industrial Pollution.

Chapter 3 of the Report discusses Control of Industrial Pollution.

Chapter 4 of the Report discusses Monitoring of Industrial Pollution.

Chapter 5 of the Report contains the Conclusion of the Performance Audit.

The Performance Audit of “Pollution by Industries in West Bengal” was conducted between February and July 2017 covering the period from 2012-13 to 2016-17.

The Performance Audit has been conducted in conformity with the Auditing Standards issued by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.

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