Panchayati Raj, 73rd Constitutional Amendment and Women


Mohanty, Bidyut. 1995. “Panchayati Raj, 73rd Constitutional Amendment and Women.” Economic and Political Weekly 30 (52): 3346-50.

Author: Bidyut Mohanty


If reservations for women in panchayati raj institutions are to lead to their empowerment in real terms, social, economic and political conditions which facilitate and encourage their participation need to be created.

Topics: Gender, Women, Governance, Constitutions Regions: Asia, South Asia Countries: India

Year: 1995

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