Seeking a couple of years more for economic consolidation of disaster-hit Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said he would allocate half of the state's budget to panchayat bodies once this goal is achieved.Nov 04, 2014, 19:35 PM IST
In its effort to strengthen the Panchayati Raj System, Jammu and Kashmir government has approved the annual plan 2013-14 under Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Sashaktikaran Abhiyan (RGPSA) to the tune of Rs 55.50 crore for funding.Jul 20, 2013, 18:12 PM IST
An expert committee on leveraging Panchayat Raj institutions for the more efficient delivery of public good and services called on President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday.May 04, 2013, 13:33 PM IST
Criticising NC-Cong coalition govt for allegedly failing to empower Panchayat Raj institution in J&K, BJP said it cannot be trusted with the task.Nov 28, 2012, 21:30 PM IST
The Panchayat Raj Institutions in Andhra Pradesh will soon go for elections as the High Court here paved the way.Sep 04, 2012, 12:58 PM IST
The term of elected councils in ULBs ended way back in September 2010 while that of PRIs expired in August 2011.Jul 11, 2012, 12:23 PM IST
Congratulating the people for
reposing faith in Panchayat Raj, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah
on Friday underlined the role of powerful panchayats in
ameliorating the socio-economic structure in the state.
Tripura has secured second position
in the country after Orissa for introducing model accounting
system in Panchayat Raj system and village committees in
Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council, official sources said.
BJP sat on a dharna in Jammu
demanding implementation of 73rd and 74th Amendments of the
Panchayati Raj, aiming at devolution of powers of planning
to councils at district, block and village level.