â€¢ Appointed by President of India
â€¢ Remuneration equivalent to Supreme Court Judge
â€¢ Removal by House of Parliament; majority of at least 2/3rd of the members
â€¢ To hold office for a term of six years or up to the age of 65 years
â€¢ Powers and Duties â€“ As prescribed under the C&AG (Duties, Powers & Conditions of Service) Act, 1971.
â€¢ Maintenance of Accounts â€“ as prescribed by the president, based on C&AGâ€™s advice
â€¢ Submission of Reports â€“ To President/Governor, and placed in Parliament/State Legislature