This opinion was published in Citizen Matters on July 03, 2019.
About the Authors
Shashank Atreya is a Research Fellow at Vidhi, Bengaluru. He is a graduate of law and business administration. He works primarily with the Karnataka Government to advice various departments in the areas of municipal governance, urban development, urban transport and education. In his past assignments, Shashank worked as an Associate with Chase-India, a public policy consulting firm in Delhi.
Empowering Municipal Corporations To Raise Independent Finances in the Backdrop of COVID-19 – Taking the Load off State Governments
Revamping property tax collection is a possible solution
Empowering the Third-Tier
The Constitution must be appropriately amended to ensure that State Governments mandatorily devolve certain functions to local governments
Covid must put an end to local govts’ long wait for power and self-rule. Kerala tells us why
Most Panchayati Raj and municipalities’ laws do not clearly demarcate the functions of local bodies. It’s time for constitutional amendment.Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.