Panchayat raj in india

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Panchayat raj in india

  1. 1. Rajesh Timane
  2. 2.  On 24th April 1993, the Constitution Act 1992 (73rd Amendment) came into force to provide constitutional status to the Panchayati Raj Institution.
  3. 3. The Panchayat Raj System
  4. 4. The Balwant Rai Mehta Committeewhich was appointed in January1957 has suggested a three tiersystem of decentralization, at thevillage level it suggested VillagePanchayat; at the block level thePanchayat Samiti and at the districtlevel the Zilla Parishad.
  5. 5. The Gram Sabha in the panchayat raj set-up; has a key role for the effectual functioning of the panchayats. In the Gram Sabha meeting, the rural people get an opportunity to be a part of the decision making process related to the issues of rural development. The active functioning of the gramsabha insures a participatory democracy with transparency and accountability. The general features of a gramsabha would be; it meets at least in each quarter, decides need-based development roadmap; suggests measures for effective functioning of the panchayats; questions the panchayat and discusses the annual financial statement of the Gram Panchayats.Read Full Article at:http://www.rajeshtimane.com/468/ngos/panchayat-raj.html

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