ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Old Wine, New Bottles

This article raises several questions on the recent moves by the West Bengal government to provide greater impetus to grass roots planning by introducing an amendment to the West Bengal Panchayat Act of 1973. However, the amendment has its precursor in the â??convergent community actionâ?? plan of the early 1990s that was summarily abandoned for lack of adequate inputs and training.

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