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Parliamentary committees Sentinels of accountability
By very nature of its composition, Parliament cannot mount unremitting and effective vigil over the entire spectrum of governance. Parliaments across the globe, therefore, transact a great deal of business through committees. The Indian Parliament has developed a well-knit committee system, encompassing within its arch of scrutiny not only all ministries, departments and organisations of the government, but also vulnerable social groups like SCs, STs, OBCs, women, etc.