An Overview of Panchayati Raj Institutions in India

18 Pages Posted: 19 Nov 2015

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Vipin Singhal

Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR)

Date Written: November 17, 2015

Abstract

Panchayati Raj Institutions have been playing a pivotal role for rural development in general and socio-economic upliftment of downtrodden section of the rural society in particular. PRIs become more strengthen after implementation of 73rd and 74th constitutional amendment and also reservation of women. Government have been helping Panchayati Raj Institutions in terms of financial help programmes and schemes for rural development at all levels.

Keywords: Panchayati Raj Institutions, rural society, 73rd constitutional amendment, rural development, grass roots politics

Suggested Citation

Singhal, Vipin, An Overview of Panchayati Raj Institutions in India (November 17, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2692135 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2692135

Vipin Singhal (Contact Author)

Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR) ( email )

New Delhi
India

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