Basic village-governing institute in Indian villages.- Gram panchayat
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Decision-maker, elected by the village-level constitutional body of local self-government called the Gram Sabha (village government) in India.
The Sarpanch, together with other elected panchayat members (referred to as ward panch), constitute gram panchayats and zilla panchayats.
System of local self-government of villages in rural India as opposed to urban and suburban municipalities.
The modern Panchayati Raj and its Gram Panchayats are not to be confused with the extra-constitutional Khap Panchayats found in parts of western Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.
Administrative district in Maharashtra, India.
There are 557 gram panchayats (village councils) and 1,688 Revenue Villages.
Maharashtra (, abbr.
Talukas are intermediate level panchayat between the Zilla Parishad (district councils) at the district level and gram panchayat (village councils) at the lower level.
City and taluka headquarter located in the Yadgir district of Indian state of Karnataka.
The Shahpur Taluka contains thirty-seven panchayat villages:
Tamil Nadu (, abbr.
16,564 Revenue villages (Village Panchayat) are the primary grassroots level administrative units which in turn might include many villages and administered by a Village Administrative Officer (VAO), many of which form a Revenue Block.
One of the 38 districts of Tamil Nadu state in southern India.
The district has one municipal corporation: Thoothukudi; three municipalities: Kayalpattinam, Kovilpatti and Tiruchendur; eighteen town panchayats: Alwarthirunagiri, Arumuganeri, Athur, Eral, Ettayapuram, Kadambur, Kalugumalai, Kanam, Kayatharu, Nazerath, Perungulam, Sathankulam, Sayapuram, Srivaikuntam, Thenthiruperai, Udangudi, V. Pudur and Vilathikulam and 403 panchayat villages.
Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy (16 August 1920 – 27 September 2001) served as the chief minister of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh in 1983 and then from 1992 to 1994.
He began his involvement in politics at Nandyal gram panchayat and eventually became involved in the national level.
Local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes.
The smallest administrative unit of Gram Panchayats in India is also known as a ward.
City in Khammam district of the Indian state of Telangana.
On 19 October 2012 Khammam municipality was announced as a Municipal Corporation, with a further 9 gram panchayats added around it which developed in business with the town.