DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

CERTIFICATE COURSE IN PANCHAYAT RAJ INSTITUTIONS

Introduction

Panchayat Raj System existed in Indian since long. After independence a number of committees were constituted to make recommendations for its revival. Conflicting interest and various levels eclipsed the concept as well as its practice. It was only after long debate spread over decades that the constitutional (73rd Amendment) Act 1992, outlined the task of rejuvenating the Panchayat Raj System in India


Panchayat Raj, as a system of governance at the gross root level in rural India, has rightly been conceived as the most viable and proper mechanism of realizing the goals of democracy and decentralization. There are excercies/activities entrusted to the Panchayat need expertise and coordinated action by various development functionaries. This certificate course in Panchayat Raj Institution is addressed towards fulfilling this task



Objectives Of Course