Integrity of public bodies, impact of corruption on women on agenda of G20 anti-graft panel meet

New Delhi:

The role of audit institutions, integrity and effectiveness of public bodies and the impact of graft on women are among the topics on the agenda of the second G20 Anti-corruption Working Group meeting scheduled to begin in Rishikesh on Thursday, Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said.

He said international cooperation for strengthening the fight against corruption, including recovery of stolen assets, effectiveness of existing mutual legal assistance frameworks and faster extradition of fugitive economic offenders will also be discussed during the meeting.

Singh, the Minister of State for Personnel, Wednesday said the impact of corruption on women will be highlighted during the meeting “since they are most vulnerable to it”.(Agencies)