Rural india and political reform

by Vijayaraghavacharya, Diwan Bahadur T. Sir.

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  • Agricultural administration -- India.,
  • Rural development -- India.

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Caption title.

Other titlesAsiatic review.
Statementby Diwan Bahadur Sir T. Vijayaraghavacharya.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 29-49 ;
Number of Pages49
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One of the most striking aspects of the modern Panchayati Raj defined by the amendment is the systematic reservation of political positions (pradhans, sarpanchs, and ward members) for villagers from the scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (SC/ST). Let us make an in-depth study of Land Reforms in India: 1.

Meaning of Land Reforms 2. Objectives of Land Reforms 3. Measures 4. Overall Appraisal 5. Impact. Meaning of Land Reforms: Land reform is a broad term. It refers to an institutional measure directed towards altering the existing pattern of ownership, tenancy and management of land.Land reforms in India usually refer to redistribution of land from the rich to the poor.

Land reforms are often connected with re-distribution of agricultural land and hence it is related to agrarian reforms too. Land reforms include regulation of ownership, operation, leasing, sales, and inheritance of land (indeed, the redistribution of the land itself requires legal changes).

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