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

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Challenges of Rural-Urban Classification for Decentralised Governance

Rural and urban areas under the new panchayat raj amendments will not only have to make their own plans but also generate some resources locally. This brings into sharp focus the many problems thrown up by the existing definitions of rural and urban areas which impinge on effective local governance.

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