On Thursday, The Punjab cabinet sub-committee directed officials to conduct a social audit of all the panchayats in the state by December.
The CM said he hopes that those panchayats that still haven't utilised the money will do so in the coming days before current fiscal year comes to a close. He also said all 22 zila parishads will have their own offices now.
Addressing the taluka level nodal officers and officials of the state-run Swayampurna Goa scheme, Sawant asked the panchayats to compile accurate data of unemployed youngsters in their respective areas.
He also highlighted the need for multi-commodity cooperatives, common brands for exports, promotion of organic produce and better capacity utilisation of milk processing facilities, among others.
On Saturday, Haryana Development and Panchayats Minister Devender Singh Babli said rural monitoring committees will be formed to keep a strict vigil on the quality of development works.
Adequate security arrangements have been made both for the electors and the polling personnel. A large number of security personnel have been deployed at all polling stations to conduct peaceful polling, the SEC seretary...
Amit Shah said the government has also decided to set up a cooperative society in each of the country's panchayats, which will help reach the Centre's schemes to the farmers.
PM Modi gave Jammu and Kashmir the real self-rule by ensuring successful conduct of panchayat elections and the first-ever district development council polls in seven decades, Jitendra Singh said on Sunday.
On National Panchayati Raj Day, PM Modi on Sunday said panchayats are the basic pillar of Indian democracy, in whose strength lies the prosperity of the new...