To keep a check on efficiency of expenditure, the state education department will set up a panel to evaluate its own programmes and schemes. The committee will evaluate, appoint third party auditors and identify good performers in the department.

According to a government resolution (GR) issued by the education department, the panel will consist of the secretary of the education and finance departments and commissioners of education and sport. “It is important to collect information in a structured way .Once the expense and efficiency of expense are known, the state can improve the working pattern and outcome orientation,“ said the GR. The committee will also select 10 officers on the basis of their performance.