Which of the following statements is an incorrect statement about Panchayati Raj system?

Answer: [C] The chairperson of the panchayats at intermediate & district level are elected directly by the people

Third statement is incorrect because the chairperson of panchayats at the intermediate and district levels are indirectly elected from amongst the elected members. Fourth statement is correct. Over 2,47,000 village panchayats in the country received Rs 20 lakh each for ‘Clean India’ campaign’ launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Village Panchayats were allowed to spend at their discretion.

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