Husbands take oath in place of elected wives at Madhya Pradesh Panchayat

There were allegation that the concerned official allowed the husbands to be present in place of the elected women representatives, who according to some claims, were altogether missing from the event

published on : 5th August 2022

Gujarat minister urges woman sarpanch to unveil herself, asks villagers to shun 'ghunghat' tradition

The Minister asked the villagers to shun the tradition of Ghunghat at least during public events, when he saw a woman coming to stage covering her entire face with saree.

published on : 24th June 2022

Muslim sarpanch builds Ramalayam in Khammam

Shaik Meera decided to take the initiative to construct the Ramalayam after failed attempts by several bigwigs. 

published on : 21st June 2022

Odisha: BJD-backed sarpanch held for bid on BJP leader’s life

Berhampur police district continues to report poll-related violence  

published on : 10th June 2022

'Forced to leave village': Former sarpanch of Odisha's Ganjam district alleges ostracisation

D Niranjan Reddy, a former sarpanch of Santoshpur, said he reported the matter to police as his family and relatives were threatened with dire consequences over a clash that took place last week.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Sarpanches in Telangana boycott Palle Pragathi preparatory meetings over pending bills

In Thimmapur mandal, the sarpanches had a heated argument with the MPDO over the issue.

published on : 1st June 2022

Telangana sarpanches do menial jobs, mortgage belongings to repay loans for development works

It may be remembered that several sarpanches from Rajanna-Sircilla district had recently threatened to resign over the pending bills.

published on : 1st June 2022

TRS Sarpanch and husband of MPTC member attack Panchayat Secretary in Telangana, booked

It was found that the victim and accused had differences since the cheque authority was entrusted to the Panchayat Secretary.  

published on : 27th April 2022

Sarpanch booked for humiliating Dalit man

The next day, Mallick was summoned by 32-year-old Ojha to attend a village meeting.

published on : 20th April 2022

Odisha: Defeated sarpanch candidate installs tube-well in village

The tube-well, which has motor pump sets, will supply water at doorstep of households and was finally set up on Monday after a week-long work.

published on : 18th April 2022

Man who set ablaze tehsil office elected sarpanch in Odisha 

Rajib Kisan hit the headlines in 2020 after he set ablaze Rengali tehsil office over delay in redressal of a land dispute and then went live on Facebook to justify his act.

published on : 5th March 2022