Local self-government in relation to development in India and Pakistan
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Published by All-India Institute of Local Self-Government in Bombay .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Pakistan,
  • India.,
  • Pakistan.


  • Local government -- India,
  • Local government -- Pakistan,
  • India -- Economic policy,
  • Pakistan -- Economic policy

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Edition Notes

Statementby Zahural Hassan Sharib.
LC ClassificationsHC433 .S43
The Physical Object
Pagination124, [11] p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4388672M
LC Control Number78907848

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We know there is a government in India at the Center and State levels. But there is another important system for local governance. The foundation of the present local self-government in India was laid by the Panchayati Raj System (). But the history of Panchayati Raj starts from the self-sufficient and self-governing village communities. In the time of the Rig-Veda ( BC), evidence.   10) Unscientific distribution of functions-Local self-government plan is imperfect in so far as the appropriation of capacities between the structures at various levels has not been made along logical lines. The mixing of development and Local self-government functions has essentially abridged the self-sufficiency of the local self-government. self-government. For a long time, local government remained a democratic facade to an autocratic structure. 5 Ibid page 15 6 Gyan Chand -Local Finance in India - page 25 7 H. Tinker -The Foundation of local self-government in India, Pakistan and Burma - Page 8 M.P. Sharma - Recent experiments in local self-government in India, Page File Size: 70KB. Zahurul Hassan Sharib has written: 'Khawaja gharib nawaz' 'Local self-government in relation to development in India and Pakistan' -- subject(s): Economic policy, Local government 'The history and.

A comprehensive historical survey of the development and operation of local government in India, Pakistan and Burma, since the 's. A local government is a form of public administration which, in a majority of contexts, exists as the lowest tier of administration within a given state. The term is used to contrast with offices at state level, which are referred to as the central government, national government, or (where appropriate) federal government and also to supranational government which deals with governing. advocated local self-government “as a counter poise to the executive arms of the state”8. He used the term of local self-government in his book Government by Commissions, illegal and pernicious published in In , he used the term again in the title of his book. Many: 1. Low Funds 2. Low technology 3. Low people participation & awareness about its importance 4. Administrative incompetence 5. Became hub for another political warfare 6. No expert/professional guidance 7. Illiterate people think to be bette.

programme of action to promote local self-government through out India. The council set up a committee on Augmentation of Financial Resources of Urban Local bodies in 3 Harold Laski, ˝Grammar of Politics ˛ (1 ), p. 4 M.P. Sharma, ˝Local Self-Government in India ˛ (1 ), p. Size: KB. INDIA SUMMARY India is a federal republic with three spheres of government: central (union), state and local. The 73rd and 74th constitutional amendments give recognition and protection to local government and in addition each state has its own local government legislation. The Ministries for Housing and Urban Affairs, Panchayati Raj and RuralFile Size: KB. A brief comparative study of Local Self Government of Pakistan, UK and USA. Planning, Budgeting & Development in Local Self Government. Part-II Restructuring of Local Government: Devloution Plan, its concept, principles, the structure of District Government Credit hours/ Marks: 3. But after Ripon’s governor-generalship local self-government did not receive much encouragement. In , the Government of India resolved to reform local bodies and the declaration of assured a progressive realisation of responsible government in India. Under dyarchy, the provincial governments exhibited some progress of local reforms.