33% reservation in Panchayats

33% reservation in Panchayats

The 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act mandates 33.3% reservation for women in Panchayati Raj Institutions across the country. This has been increased to 50% reservation in Andhra Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.

For more details,please contact Ministry of Panchayati Raj