Volume 8 Issue 2 - March 2017

  • 1. Awareness among rural women about reservation for women in panchayati raj of haryana

    Authors : Sunil Kumar, Subhash Chander, Suresh Kumar

    Pages : 376-381

    DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.21172/1.82.051

    Keywords : Panchayati Raj system, awareness level, women reservation etc.

    Abstract :

    The Panchayati Raj system in India goes back to the Vedic times. It has been an integral part of a self-contained and self-sufficient rural administration. A Panchayati consisted of five or more public representatives, selected or elected by the people. The present study was conducted in Fatehabad district of Haryana state which was se┬Člected purposively. Out of 6 blocks in Fatehabad district, two blocks, namely, Fatehabad and Ratia were selected randomly. Two villages, namely, Badopal and Dhanger were selected from Fatehabad block and other two villages, namely Hasanga and Raipur were selected from Ratia block randomly. It was concluded that the regarding overall awareness among respondents reveals that 39.0% of the respondents had medium level of awareness whereas 33.5% of the respondents had low level of awareness. Remaining 27.5% of the respondents had high level of awareness regarding reservation for women in PRIs.

    Citing this Journal Article :

    Sunil Kumar, Subhash Chander, Suresh Kumar, "Awareness among rural women about reservation for women in panchayati raj of haryana", https://www.ijltet.org/journal_details.php?id=911&j_id=3700, Volume 8 Issue 2 - March 2017, 376-381, #ijltetorg