Q1. Fill in the blanks.
i. ____________________prevents the Panchayat from misusing the village money.
ii. The secretary of the Gram Panchayat is not an elected person but is appointed by the __________________.
iii. ‘BPL’ stands for______________________.
iv. The work of Gram Panchayat has to be approved by the __________________.
v. The Panchayat Raj System is the _________level of democratic government.
vi. Every village Panchayat is divided into ________.
vii. There is a _______between Gram Panchayat and Gram Sabha.
viii. __________________keeps control on Gram Panchayat.
ix. _____________is the President of the Gram Panchayat.
x. The Panchayat Samiti has many _____________________under it.
xi. ____________________________________presides the meeting of the Gram Sabha.
i. The secretary of the Gram Panchayat is responsible for keeping a record of the Gram Panchayat and the Gram Sabha. _______
ii. Panchayati Raj system is third level of a democratic government. ________
iii. The Panchs and the Gram Panchayat are answerable to the Gram Sabha. _______
iv. The members of Gram Sabha must be of 18years or above. _____
v. The people of Hardas Village were facing the problem of electricity. ________
vi. Gram Panchayat is elected for 3 years. _______
vii. The people of Hardas Village suggested watershed development programme for the permanent solution of the water shortage. _____
viii. The Secretary of the Gram Panchayat and Gram Sabha is an elected person. ________
ix. Gram Panchayat collects local taxes. _______
x. Gram Sabha finalizes and approves the list of the people below the poverty line in rural areas. ______
Q3. Who suggested watershed development programme?
Q4. Write the different types of committees formed by Gram Sabha.
Q5. What was the next item on the agenda for the Gram Sabha?
Q6. What is Nirmal Gram Puraskar?
Q7. What do you understand by Panchayati Raj System?
Q8. Who is responsible for calling the meeting of the Gram Sabha and Gram Panchayat and keeping a record of the proceedings?
Q9. Why the Panchs and the Gram Panchayat are answerable to the Gram Sabha?
Q10. Why Tijia was looking for some permanent solution to the problem of water shortages?
Q11. Which is the third level of Panchayati Raj System?