The 73rd Constitutional Amendment is a milestone in the modern history of India and it has taken democracy to the grassroots. It aims to transform the characteristics of our democracy from representative to representative and participatory democracy. Before going into the details of the process of decentralization of powers in the states over a period, it is necessary to explain the basic framework of decentraliAszation of powers.To operationalise the basic framework a both letter and spirit a the state governments have to take an array of steps that are fundamental and basic for the establishment of a local governance system.By keeping the above framework, in the last twenty years how decentralAsization took place in south Indian states a Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala has been evaluated in this volume. The four chapters have been written by G. Palanithurai, M. Gobinath Reddy, M. Sivanna and Jos Chathukulam. Along with the above state-specific chapters, there are a few chapters covering Panchayat finance in South Indian States and democratizaAstion in this volume written by B. DevendraBabu and G. Palanithurai, respecAstively. S. N. Sangita has written a chapter on Political regime, Decentralized Governance and social security in south Indian states. It is also included in this volume. Further the chapter written by V. N. Alok on aDevolution of Powers to Local Bodiesa has been incorporated in the present work. Finally yet another paper on aDecentralization of Powers: Acceleration and Decelerationa by G. Palanithurai for a different journal has also been included. Thus totally nine papers have been accommodate... by influencing the 13th finance commission13th finance commission to consider the due place of the Panchayat, ... by preparing guidelines for multilevel micro plan for the Panchayats, by making it a mandate to prepare such a district plananbsp;...
|Title||:||Decentralization in South Indian States|
|Publisher||:||MJP Publisher - 2015-06-06|