Shri Sarbananda Sonowal
Hon'ble Chief Minister

Shri Naba Kumar Doley
Hon'ble Minister, P&RD

Panchayati Raj Schemes

Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Shasaktikaran Abhiyan

RGPSA is to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system across the country and address critical gaps that constrain it.

RGPSA seeks to :-
  1. Enhance capacities and effectiveness of Panchayats and the Gram Sabhas
  2. Enable democratic decision-making and accountability in Panchayats and promote people's participation
  3. Strengthen the institutional structure for knowledge creation and capacity building of Panchayats
  4. Promote devolution of powers and responsibilities to Panchayats according to the spirit of the Constitution and PESAAct
  5. Strengthen Gram Sabhas to function effectively as the basic forum of people's participation, transparency and accountability within the Panchayat system
  6. Create and strengthen democratic local self-government in areas where Panchayats do not exist
  7. Strengthen the constitutionally mandated framework on which Panchayats are founded


Backward Region Grant Fund
Designed, developed and mantained by Commissionarate Panchayat and Rural Development, Assam