Mani Shanker Aiyar expresses displeasure over Food Bill in present form

Mani Shanker Aiyar expressed strong displeasure over the present form of Food Security Bill, saying the proposed legislation ignores the role of panchayats in Public Distribution System (PDS) and relies more on bureaucracy.

MP CM subverted Panchayati Raj system: Digvijay

Putting up a united front, the opposition Congress today expressed resolve to defeat the ruling BJP government in Madhya Pradesh for its "anti-people" policies, in the upcoming Assembly elections.

Omar govt committed to Panchayati Raj system: NC

It was the PDP which had dissolved the elected Panchayats and was not able to conduct the elections till 2008.