ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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District Planning in the Context of Multi-Level Planning

the point, where the support for tight control measures could be easily generated, are inexpensive and possible at the present level of the Third World's economic development, provided the ground is cleared for greater public involvement in the welfare and economic programmes through greater vertical decentralisation and horizontal spread. The Third World would never scrape up the financial and other resources to achieve all these targets within the foreseeable future if the programmes continued to be based on standard norms of expenditure, outfit and per capita performance in imitation of the more affluent countries, could possibly overfulfil the targets if the right type of motivational and organisational effort is mounted to build up on the social deployment of surpluses of human energy and enterprise for community needs.

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