Auditors of the Ministry of Public Education reveal financial violations for 11.4 billion soums
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- As a result of measures to prevent violations of budget legislation in the system of the Ministry of Public Education of Uzbekistan, in the first quarter of 2019, during inspections of 1,444 institutions, financial irregularities for 11.41 billion soums were detected.
In particular, employees of the Internal Audit and Financial Control Department of the Ministry revealed facts of over-planning of funds in cost estimates for 4.27 billion soums (37.5% of the total amount), unreasonable payment of salaries, including non-working persons, payment for outstanding work worth 2.07 billion soums (18.2%). In addition, the facts of payments on fake certificates of qualification categories and excessive payments of allowances and premiums for 2.01 billion soums (17.7%) were revealed.
The Department of Internal Audit and Financial Control of the Ministry and its regional divisions transferred 190 cases to law enforcement agencies, which include criminal offenses totaling 3.86billion soums. In accordance with the law, 279 officials were brought to disciplinary actions.
As a result of measures taken to prevent violations of budget legislation, illegally spent budget funds in the amount of 3.02 billion soums were recovered.