Thane: Vasai MLA Vivek Pandit has been appointed member of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) by Speaker of the Maharashtra Legislature.
The PAC has powers to scrutinise accounts of the government and objections raised by the CAG.
"I am happy that I have got an opportunity to serve the people through this vital and powerful medium. I will try my best to fulfil people`s aspirations through this opportunity," Pandit said, soon after his appointment.
Before being elected as an MLA, Pandit ran `Samarthan` organisation which carried out study and research on the Budgets of the state and educated the legislators.
The organisation has a battery of experts in the subject matter.