Prime Minister honours 6 panchayat bodies of Punjab

Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi honoured 6 Pachayat Bodies of Punjab and lauded Panchayat Bodies of boarder state for their progressive and visionary practices at the Panchayat Divas National awards in New Delhi. The Panchayat Bodies honoured with the National Award included the Mansa Zila Panchayat, earning a prize of Rs. 30 lacs; Two Block Panchayats,Balachaur (Mansa) and Bhagta Bhai Ka (Bhatinda) earning a Prize of Rs. 20
Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi honoured 6 Pachayat Bodies of Punjab and lauded Panchayat Bodies of boarder state for their progressive and visionary practices at the Panchayat Divas National awards in New Delhi. The Panchayat Bodies honoured with the National Award included the Mansa Zila Panchayat, earning a prize of Rs. 30 lacs; Two Block Panchayats,Balachaur (Mansa) and Bhagta Bhai Ka (Bhatinda) earning a Prize of Rs. 20 lacseach; Six Gram Panchayats includingTamkot (Mansa), Harnampura (Ludhiana),TalwandiSanghera (Jalandhar),Bahadurpur (Ropar),Adampur(Bhatinda) and Harigarh (Barnala) earning a prize of Rs.5 lacs each.
The Panchayats have a key role in effective governance and grass root level development of our state. We stand committed to strengthen the Panchayati system in Punjab, quoted Sukhbir Singh Badal, President, Shiromani Akali Dal.

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