by Published for Institute of Social Sciences [by] Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
|Other titles||Status of Panchayati raj in the states of India, 1994.|
|Statement||[general editor, George Mathew].|
|Contributions||Mathew, George., Institute of Social Sciences (New Delhi, India)|
|LC Classifications||JS7008 .S77 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 516 p. :|
|Number of Pages||516|
|LC Control Number||00403560|
Status of Panchayati Raj in the States and Union Territories of India George Mathew. Asia Status of Panchayati Raj in the States and Union Territories of India Show all authors. George Mathew. George Mathew. See all articles by this author. Search Google Scholar for this author. First Published December 1, Book Review. https Author: George Mathew. Mathew, G. () Panchayati Raj in India: Overview, in Status of Panchayati raj in the States and Union Territories of India, Institute of Social Science, Concept Publi shing Company, New Del hi. The Panchayat raj (panchayat "village council", raj "rule") is a political system, originating from the Indian subcontinent, found mainly in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. It is the oldest system of local government in the Indian subcontinent, and historical mentions date to the CE period. The word raj means "rule" and panchayat means "assembly" (ayat) of five (panch). Panchayati Raj system does not apply to the Schedule V areas of the nine states, Schedule VI Areas of the North-East and the District of Darjeeling in West Bengal as well as J&K. Currently, the Panchayati Raj system functions in all states except Nagaland, Meghalaya, and Mizoram, and in all Union Territories except Delhi.
All states of India have Panchayati Raj systems except Nagaland, Meghalaya and Mizoram, in all Union Territories except Delhi; and certain other areas. What are the features of Panchayati Raj? Gram Sabha: Gram Sabha is the primary body of the Panchayati Raj system. Panchayati Raj (New Delhi: Radha Publishers, ), Also, George Mathew, “Panchayat Raj in India- An Overview,” in Status of Panchayati Raj in the States and Union Territories of India, ed. George Mathew (New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company, ), 3. Presently, the Panchayati Raj system exists in all the states except few like Nagaland, Meghalaya and Mizoram and in all Union Territories except Delhi. Download The Times of India News App for. Panchayati Raj is the basic unit of administration in a system of governance. The Constitutional (73rd Amendment) Act came into force in India on 24 April to provide constitutional status to the Panchayati Raj institutions. This act was.
The Panchayati Raj in India generally refers to the system introduced by constitutional amendment in , although it is based upon the traditional panchayat system of South Asia. The Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Sashaktikaran Abhiyan (RGPSA) has been launched in the 12th Five Year Plan period with a view to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system across the States and to do away with the factors that constrain the same. You can find detailed information about this scheme, its benefits, objectives, etc. Status of panchayati raj in the states of India, New Delhi: Institute of Social Sciences: Concept Pub. Co., (OCoLC) Online version: Status of panchayati raj in the states of India, New Delhi: Institute of Social Sciences: Concept Pub. Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. The Lakshadweep Panchayats Regulation, was promulgated by the President of India, on 23rd April, and the provisions of the Regulation were brought into force in the Union Territory of Read More About Lakshadweep Panchayats Regulation, ».