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To strengthen Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs), Haryana to constitute State Development Council

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

said today that to strengthen Institutions (PRIs) in Haryana, a would be constituted on the pattern of the (NDC).

The would be constituted under the chairmanship of the whereas would be the and representatives of panchayats, panchayat samitis, zila parishads and municipal corporations would be its members.

The was addressing the gathering after honouring nine gram panchayats achieving four star rating under the 'seven star rainbow scheme', here today.

Gram Panchayat Akbarpur and Hadbon of district Ambala, Banawali Sottar and Malhar of district Fatehabad, Wazirpur of district Gurugram, Behbalpur of district Hisar, Ramgarh and Karna of district Palwal and Madalpur of district have achieved four star rating for better performance under Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao, Swachhta Abhiyan, education, environment conservation, peace and harmony, and social participation, an official release said.

Under the seven star rainbow scheme, gram panchayats would get Rs one lakh each for every single star and additional bonus of Rs 50,000 for better performance under Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao and Swachhta Abhiyan, O P Dhankar said.

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First Published: Tue, July 10 2018. 20:55 IST