Public Administration Answer Writing Practice - Week 10 - Question 3
90 Days Public Administration Answer Writing Practice Question 1 for 07-Feb-2018
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07-Feb-2018 - Question 1
The goals of good governance will remain utopian if local governments, responsible for providing all basic services directly to the citizens, are not empowered as mandated by the 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendment Acts. Critically evaluate the status of empowerment of the local bodies. (2016)
Model AnswerIntroduction- Few lines regarding the 73rd and 74th constitutional Amendment act. The role of local self-government institution in good governance.
Body - Addressing the needs of the question:- evaluation of the empowerment of the local bodies.
Conclusion - way forward
Some few point for references
Problem-related to the PRIs are:-
Non-functioning of the Gram Sabha
Size of Gram Sabha
less participation of women
proxy rule by the male member or forward class.
fund, function and functionaries
In conclusion mention about devolution index and mention example of the Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. And give some recommendation to improve the status and functioning of the local self-government institution.