Ganderbal: The Finance and Accounts (F&A) Section and the Centre of Capacity Development of Administrative Staff (CCDAS) of central university of Kashmir (CUK) on Tuesday organised a one-day workshop on “Expenditure Management and Control Measures” here at its Nunar campus.
Vice Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir, Registrar, Prof Fayaz Ahmad Nika, Finance Officer, Bashir Ahmad Haji, senior administrative officers and other staff members were present on the occasion.
Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir hailed the finance and accounts section for holding the workshop and asked all the staff members to implement the General Financial Rules (GFR-2017) in letter and spirit. He asked the employees to pose relevant questions to the experts in order to clarify the issues pertaining to financial matters.
Finance Officer, Bashir Ahmad Haji said the university has a robust Finance and Accounts Section and the rules and regulations regarding financial matters and transactions are implemented fully. Thereafter, the Finance Officer spoke on various issues ranging from maintenance of records to control measures, delegation of financial powers from Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) to University Grants Commission (UGC). He also discussed Public Financial Management System (PFMS) recently introduced by the university for transactions with the service providers.
Consultant Finance and Accounts, Muhammad Afzal also gave detailed lecture on expenditure management, responsibilities of the Controlling Officers and contingencies.