Controller of Defence Accounts(CDA) Secunderabad is an Organization under
Defence Accounts Department, Ministry of Defence, Government of India.
Defence Accounts Department is one of the oldest Departments under the Government of India. Its history dating
back to more than 260 years and able to live up to the ravages of time till now. History of DAD could be
traced back to East India Company, when British started to plant their feet in the Indian soil and started doing
their transactions sitting from Fort St. George, Chennai.
The Organization of CDA Secunderabad was formed on 1st November, 1994 coinciding with the formation of the
State of Andhra Pradesh.
The Organization is headed by Shri T Rambabu, IDAS, Controller.
CDA Secunderabad is having 34
sub offices spread across the twin cities of Hyderabad, Secunderabad and Visakhapatnam.
These includes 2 Pay & Accounts Offices i.e. PAO(EME) & PAO(AOC), 1 Area Accounts Office(Army),
2 Regional Audit Offices (MES), 3 Local Audit Offices and 26 Accounts Offices in GEs/UAGEs/BSOs.