"Even after being pointed out, it (government) accepted only 2.93 per cent of the observation and made a recovery of only 0.17 per cent.
Seven years after introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) in 2006 some systems still remain to be finalised in the absence of which the input tax credit (ITC) availed by dealers of commodities cannot be authenticated," the CAG reports say.
The salute state Junagadh (alias "Junagarh" or the "Old Fort"), founded during British rule, and its neighbouring states were controlled by the Western India States Agency (WISA).
In 1947, Junagadh's Muslim ruler desired to accede his territory to Pakistan, but the predominantly Hindu population rebelled.
Notwithstanding allegations by Gujarat's Modi government that the former Congress-led Union government had given short-shrift to the state in issue of grants and other issues, the CAG has found that huge grants went simply unused.
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The name finds mentions in the Junagadh Rock inscription dating 150 CE, attributed to Rudradaman I.
Prior to this, during the rule of Ashoka (268–232 BCE), the region was under Yavana Tushaspa, and governed by Pushyagupta during Chandragupta Maurya's reign (322BC – 298BC).
The Saurastra region comprises the south western part of modern Gujarat state and the districts included in this region are: Referred to as Saurashtra and as some other names as well over a period of time, since the Mahabharata and Vedic period, this region is mentioned again as Surastrene, or Saraostus in the 1st century CE Periplus of the Erythraean Sea: "Beyond the gulf of Baraca is that of Barygaza and the coast of the country of Ariaca, which is the beginning of the Kingdom of Nambanus and of all India.
That part of it lying inland and adjoining Scythia is called Abiria, but the coast is called Syrastrene.
For a long time, the name Sorath referred to this region.
From the 9th to 14th century Chudasama Rajput ruled Sorath with their capitals Vanthali and Junagadh alternatively.
In 1960 Bombay state was divided along linguistic lines into the new states of Gujarat and Maharashtra.