gram panchayat

PACS in uncovered gram panchayats to be upgraded to bank branches in Odisha

The state government is providing space to banks for opening branches at GP level free of cost for five years. 

published on : 11th March 2023

No information on ‘intrusions’ in Kotia: Odisha Minister

Replying to a question by Kusum Tete (BJP), she said the district administration has no information about distribution of ration and allowances by Andhra Pradesh officials in Kotia in 2021.

published on : 24th February 2023

ZP begins probe into graft charges in Mekhali GP

JDS shared the The New Indian Express  news cutting of the report on its official Twitter account.

published on : 23rd February 2023

Caught between Centre and State, gram panchayats face financial crunch

The gram panchayat has not received any funds from the government since August last year.

published on : 15th February 2023

Women lock up gram panchayat office in Gadag after open defecation resurfaces

Authorities blame the pandemic for the return of open defecation.

published on : 22nd January 2023

Distressed panchayats await overdue funds

The State government, on its part, puts the blame squarely on the shoulders of the Centre for delaying, cutting off and withholding grants.

published on : 6th January 2023

Govt will protect interest of Kannadigas everywhere: CM

Through the Kannada Development Authority, he said the State Government will release Rs 100 crore for the development of Kannada schools in border areas of neighbouring states.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Compensation remains elusive for 170 Covid warriors in gram panchayat

But almost all ZPs and TPs expressed their inability because of paucity of funds. GPs too were asked to contribute Rs 50, 000 to Rs 3 lakh, depending on their revenue.

published on : 28th November 2022

After 20 days succumbed to injuries, folk artist Narasimha Murthy breathes last

He was battling for life at a private hospital in Frazer Town, but his family got him discharged as there was no progress. 

published on : 31st October 2022

Gram panchayat member booked for felling trees in Udupi

Forest department officials said that during questioning, Vadiraj told them he was developing his areca nut plantation, and as the trees came in the way, he felled them without taking permits.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Andhra Pradesh Revenue Minister Dharmana highlights reforms in revenue department

Principal Advisor to CM Ajeya Kallam, CCLA G Sai Prasad, Commissioner (Survey and Settlements) Siddharth Jain and other officials attended the meeting.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Odisha to have governance atlas of gram panchayats

The PHDMA teams will be mobile in the field for the next one year to see, listen and understand what is working, what needs to be worked on and what the people want.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Locals gherao police station over faulty murder probe

Accordingly, the locals constituted a 20-member team to hold discussion with the SP on Saturday.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Jeevan assasination bid: Accused had managed to reach MLA’s bedroom

Prasad approached Santosh and purchased a button knife from Nanded, and an air pistol from Mustafa Arms and Ammunition, Nampally.

published on : 9th August 2022

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

Odisha Couple with 3 cerebral palsy children seeks relief, moved Collector assures action

While Sekunda takes care of the children, Sudesh works as a daily wager besides working on his one-acre land to grow paddy. The meagre money Sudesh earns fails to take care of the family.

published on : 3rd August 2022

For this neglected Satjharia village in Odisha, makeshift wooden bridge only link

If road connectivity is a basic indicator of development, then Satjharia village under Giringkela Gram Panchayat (GP) of Lefripada block here has little to show.

published on : 23rd July 2022

IRCDUC urges Tamil Nadu government to amend rules to add Bala Sabhas in gram panchayats

The children policy states that the State will adopt overarching measures to ensure that 'children are respected and given opportunities to partake in matters of concern to them'.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Karnataka: Signboard named after Mahatma Gandhi's assassin creates a flutter

The signboard naming the road after Mahatma Gandhi's assassin has irked the Congress leaders.

published on : 6th June 2022

A panchayat in Odisha's Kaptipada block stands up to stop child marriages

‘Udaya’ initiative launched by sarpanch Bhim Singh and a teacher Santosh Sahu, has been able to raise awareness on ills of child marriages in villages of Mayurbhanj, writes Sukanta Kumar Sahu 

published on : 5th June 2022
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