Panchayati Raj Diwas was celebrated across the over 10 thousand Gram Panchayats of the Chhattisgarh state.
This is being celebrated as part of Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan.
As per directive of the Union Ministry of Panchayati Raj, the state of Chhattisgarh is celebrating Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan from April 14 to May 5.
Under the scheme, the awareness rallies, morning processions, cleanliness programs, sporting activities and cultural programs were organized in different panchayats.
It also need to be mentioned that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Gram Sabhas across the nation from Mandla in Madhya Pradesh.
The national Panchayati Raj day will be celebrated where in schemes to promote welfare of weaker sections, gender equality, vaccination, health, malnutrition , water conservation and social and economic upliftment of the village will be taken up on agenda.
Various government schemes like Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana, Deendayal Upadhyay Rural Skill scheme, Prime Minister Rural Roads Scheme, National Social Assistance Scheme and many others would be deliberated on for their effective implementation.>