Yogi to inaugurate National Panchayati Raj day in Lucknow tomorrow

Yogi to inaugurate National Panchayati Raj day in Lucknow tomorrow


Yogi to inaugurate National Panchayati Raj day in Lucknow tomorrow


Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Government in collaboration with the Union Panchayati Raj Ministry would be celebrating this year's National Panchayati Raj Day tomorrow which will be inaugurated by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Drinking water and sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar will preside over the function while Union Minister of State, Panchayati Raj Parshottan Rupala along with others would be present on the occasion. UP Panchayati Raj Minister Bhupendra Choudhury said here today that 209 people of the panchayats would be conferred with the national awards like Deendayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar and, Nanaji Deshmukh Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Puraskar for strengthening the Panchayati Raj Institutions besides e-Panchayat Puraskars would be given to State Governments. Mr Choudhury said around 3000 delegates from different panchayats in the country would be present during the function. During the National Panchayat Raj Day event at Lucknow the Panchayati Raj ministry would launch the schemes with short films on Best Practices and schemes of Government of India, on YouTube. Besides this would share the audio-visual capacity building content for Panchayati Raj Institutions through instant messaging apps over smartphones to elected members of Panchayats. It will also release the quarterly magazine with QR codes and its online version for access to PRIs over mobile phones. A Mobile App ( mobile application software) of “ Gramoday Sankalp” news magazine will also be launched on National Panchayati raj Day .

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