ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Haryana : Caste and Patriarchy in Panchayats

The caste system and patriarchy still exercise a stranglehold on Haryana's panchayat institutions making a mockery of decentralised governance. The women elected representatives need adequate support systems as well as education to make them effective leaders.

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