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The Chairman of Public Accounts Committee in Indian Parliament is-

A. Leader of opposition

B. Speaker of Lok Sabha

C. Deputy Chairman of Lok Sabha

D. Chairman of Rajya Sabha

Answer: Option A

Solution(By Examveda Team)

Public Accounts Committee is the oldest Parliamentary Committee. It helps Parliament in strengthening the financial control over executive. It consists of 22 members, out of which 15 are from Lok Sabha and 7 from Rajya Sabha. The chairman of this committee is to be appointed by Speaker of Lok Sabha from among the Lok Sabha members of committee. As a part of healthy parliamentary proceedings, the chairman of this committee is to be appointed from among the senior opposition members.

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