Strengthening Panchayat Raj Institution

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Strengthening Panchayat Raj Institution

STRENGTHENING PANCHAYATH RAJ INSTITUTION – ELECTED WOMEN LEADERS – WORLD BANK

We have taken Initiatives in strengthening the Panchayath Raj Institutions (PRI). Especially the women panchayath leaders have to be educated and strengthened to have appreciable governance.

There were 243 women panchayath presidents participated in the two day training programme conducted by RIDO and supported by World Bank. The experts were invited as a Resource Persons from Gandhigram a Rural Deemed University – Dindigul District.

This was followed by forming of federation among the women presidents to take initiatives and raise their voice to demand the Government to increase the annual allotments for the development work in rural areas.

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