ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Right to Public Services Act, 2015

A Difficult Law to Implement

To make public service delivery mechanism more accountable, transparent and responsive, the Government of Maharashtra enacted the Right to Public Services Act, 2015 in August this year. Given the state bureaucracy's reluctance to implement laws to improve governance in the past, especially its track record in enforcing the Transfers and Delays Act 21, 2006, it is unlikely that this act will empower the common man and make the administration more sensitive to her needs.

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