Wednesday, Nov 29, 2023

Village Sarpanch

The Changemaker: Chhavi Rajawat at her residence in Jaipur

Diary: Being A Woman Sarpanch In Rajasthan Village

Chhavi Rajawat, the former sarpanch of Rajasthan’s Soda village, says her age and gender often led to ego wars and there were major roadblocks, but she persisted and eventually managed to garner the support of the people....

13 November 2023

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Sarpanch Shot Dead In Jammu And Kashmir's Baramulla, Second Targeted Killing In Three Days

Initial reports said the sarpanch was a BJP functionary but the police has since clarified he was not affiliated with any party.

15 April 2022

BJP Promises Self Help Groups For Men, Abolish PC Culture In Panchayats

The three-tier panchayat polls in the state will be held in five phases from February 16 to February 24.

28 January 2022

J&K Police Arrests 3 ‘Hybrid’ Terrorists Involved In Baramulla Sarpanch Killing Case

Jammu and Kashmir Police said arms and ammunition including three Chinese pistols, three pistol magazines, two grenades and 32 pistol rounds were recovered from the three ‘hybrid’ terrorists.

23 May 2022

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NEWSFLASH | Militants Kill Sarpanch In J&K’s Kulgam

Kashmir: The militants shot dead a sarpanch in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

11 March 2022

Gujarat: Sarpanch, Husband Held For Accepting Bribe, Demanding iPhone

The sarpanch of Vadinar village, Husainabanu Sandhar, and her husband Abbas Sandhar demanded Rs 4 lakh and other items from the complainant for allowing him to start his work and not creating hurdles in the future, the...

26 January 2022

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UP: Former Village Head Arrested For Threatening Dalits

Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act provisions have also been included in the case, said the police.

10 May 2022


Maha: 35-Year-Old Deputy Sarpanch Jumps From Second Floor Over False Alarm, Dies

The incident took place on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday when a group of villagers from Kasa had gathered to play cards in a building next to a Ganpati pandal, additional superintendent of police Prakash...

16 September 2021