ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Technocrats as Head of the Block Team- Some Hypotheses about the Rajasthan Experiment

Technocrats as Head of the Block Team Some Hypotheses about the Rajasthan Experiment Iqbal Narain V P Grover The generalist versus the specialist controversy has been carried into the field of Panchayati Raj in Rajasthan by the appointment of Agriculture Extension Officers and Animal Husbandry Extetision Officers to the post of Block Development Officer, This study tends to show, with the aid of detailed figures, that the replacement of a generalist BDO by a technocrat EDO may militate against the multi-dimensional approach to community development and also worsen administrative problems with- out boosting production.

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