Panchayat, Rural Housing and Rural Development Department


In state elections, there are parties and symbols, but there is no symbol of any party in gram panchayat elections. There are convincing reasons for this is an unique custom of Arya culture. Original existence of the village, its originality, it events, customs etc. are preserved. Various communities-castes take part in festivals on many occasions and have maintained family spirit. In order to see that such specialty is not scattered, the frames of panchayats Act have not kept any party in the basic election.
In all 3,794 gram panchayats have become samaras in six stages till now.
The govt. has sanctioned substantial amount of Rs.2306.40 lakh as incentive grant.