Give two examples of departmental undertakings

Hi, I have a question and I hope anyone could answer it:

Give two examples of departmental undertakings and state some of its features.

Related Questions

You must login to add an answer.

1 Answer

  1. Examples of departmental undertaking are
    (i) Indian Railways (ii) Post and Telegraph
    Features of departmental undertakings are
    ■ It is generally considered to be a major sub-division of the government department and is subject to the direct control of the ministry.
    ■ It is financed hy annual appropriations from the treasury and its revenues are paid into the treasury.
    ■ It is subject to the same budget, accounting and audit controls as are applicable to the government departments.
    ■ The employees of the enterprise are government servants. They are headed by civil servant and Indian Administrative Services (IAS) officers.