As per Article 40 of the Constitution, the State shall endow Gram Panchayats with enough powers to tranform them into self-governed units.
you are entrusted to evolve a local government plan of a State, what
powers would you endow to the village panchayats to function as units
of self-government? Mention any five powers and the justification in
two lines for each of them for giving those powers.
Which of the following is NOT a part of the Directive Principles of State Policy?
a. To secure for all citizens a uniform civil code throughout the country.
b. To protect and improve the environment and to safeguard forests and wildlife.
c. The state shall take steps to organize Panchayats and endow them with such powers and authority as may be necessary to enable them to function as units of self government.
d. To value and preserve the rich heritage of the country’s composite culture.