Digambarpur gram panchayat declared as India’s best panchayat
Out of 2.5 lakhs gram panchayats, the Central Government has declared Digambarpur gram panchayat of West Bengal in South 24 Parganas district as the best panchayat in the country. The survey was conducted by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj. On the basis of 7 factors of work include the system of planning, quality of planning, different activities and level of coordination, implementation of the plan and its proper monitoring, use of Information Technology and documentation the ranking of the Gram Panchayats have been selected. Gram Panchayats in districts including Purulia, Birbhum and Burdwan have also been awarded special prizes for certain achievements.
Topics: Country subdivisions • Government of India • Gram panchayat • Ministry of Panchayati Raj • North 24 Parganas district • Panchayati Raj • Panchayats (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act • Purulia district • Subdivisions of India