The Fifteenth Finance Commission has constituted a Group on Defence and Internal Security
- The mandate of the Group will be ‘to examine whether a separate mechanism for funding of defence and internal security ought to be set up, and if so, how such a mechanism could be operationalised.’
- This group will be chaired by N.K. Singh (Chairman, Fifteenth finance Commission) with A.N. Jha, Member, Fifteenth Finance Commission as well as Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Secretary, Ministry of Defence and Secretary (Expenditure), Ministry of Finance as members.
Source : PIB