ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Bhil Women of Nimad-Growing Assertion

in understanding efforts made by elected representatives for the development of the village. The candidate contesting for Lok Sabha elections may not be aware of the work carried out by local elected representatives. This information has to be conveyed to the candidate through local elected representatives. This is supplied by concerned department and the file is carried throughout the campaign. In Khalgatgi village, one of the party workers said, "If we ask people to vote for your candidate, they ask us what is the work done by the candidate in last 18 months?" The party secretary explained to him about the work done by the MP such as construction of 11 bus stops, mini-water tank and laying of roads, He has prepared a list of activities carried out in the constituency and circulated it to villagers. Party workers feel that the villager should be informed about the work done by the elected representative. This can make a better case for persuading electoral masses to vote for the same candidate again.

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