Apology sought from Congress MLA for making sarpanch sit on floor

'Divya must apologise for the humiliation of a female sarpanch. If she did not do so, she should be ready to face our ire', said Bhanwarlal, president of the Rajasthan Sarpanch Sangh.

published on : 19th March 2019

Telangana sarpanch shows the way, spends from own pocket to fix potholes

Troubled over the pothole-riddled roads and official apathy towards the same in the past, Karlapudi Subhadra took matters into her own hands to fill the potholes herself on the NH.

published on : 3rd February 2019

Osmania University graduate leaves job to contest for sarpanch post in Telangana

Located around 50 kilometres from Hyderabad, Thadiparty finds itself in a battle with the Telangana government over land acquisition for the Pharma City project.

published on : 15th January 2019

Ireland-based techie returns home to Telangana to contest as sarpanch

Sushmitha Naidu, who is working with a software company in Ireland, returned to her native Yedapally village to contest as a sarpanch in the upcoming gram panchayat elections.

published on : 14th January 2019

Barampur, Boregaon in Telangana to make unanimous sarpanch picks

In 2013, the villagers elected sarpanch and ward members unanimously and as a reward, the State government granted Rs 10 lakh.

published on : 14th January 2019

Rudraja ready for sarpanch job

Rudraja Rani, who is pursuing a BEd course, will in near future be presiding over the development of her village and enjoying the status of its first citizen.

published on : 12th January 2019

Naxals kill ex-rebel who was deputy sarpanch in Chhattisgarh

Manku Potai, 39, who was shot dead by ultras late in the night on December 6 on the outskirts of his village was active as a Maoist militia member and had surrendered before the police in 2016.

published on : 8th December 2018

Maharashtra: Village sarpanch 'celebrates' Diwali with gun firing

According to Shirili-MIDC Police this morning, Pulachai- Shiroli village Sarpanch Shashikant fired many rounds of bullets, in lieu of firecrackers, in the air with a revolver and a twelve bore gun.

published on : 8th November 2018

Madhya Pradesh: Congress-backed village panchayat sarpanch murdered by BJP leader-led mob

Three months back, the BJP leader's brother and supporters had stolen Najru's cow, owing to which there was an altercation between Najru and the BJP leader Suraj Singh Baghel.

published on : 23rd October 2018

50 per cent reservation for women in rotation for Panchayat Sarpanch

The ordinance will be submitted to the Punjab Governor within seven days of Cabinet approval. The state government had enhanced reservation for women in these bodies from 33 to 50 percent last year.

published on : 17th October 2018