|District : Chickmagalur||State : Karnataka|
ZILLA PANCHAYATH - JAMA BANDI
As per the Karnataka Panchayath Raj Act 1993, the three tired system of Panchayath Raj has came into effect in Karnataka in the name of (i) Gram Panchayath, (ii) Taluk Panchayath and (iii) Zilla Panchayath.
Accordingly, the Grants released by the Central & State Governments to the Gram Panchayath is being received by the Gram Panchayaths through Zilla Panchayath. Govt. has made open the functioning and progress of the Gram Panchayath to general public through the JAMA-BANDI. The Jama-Bandi programme establishes the duties and responsibilities of both Public Servants and elected members.
This program has to be conducted every year on a specific date and specific manner as the Govt. decided. According to the program, every Gram Panchayath should have to keep all records and registers open to the public to ascertain the performance of the Gram Panchayath.
A Taluk level officer will be appointed to verify all the records of the Gram Panchayath before put in Jama-Bandi program and has to confirm those records are correct or not. If any remarks, obections by the public at the time of this program, they will be received and certain plan and program should have to be announced to promote the activities of Gram Panchayath..
To receive the program of all the Gram Panchayath in the taluk and district through Jama-Banadi, a team have to formed. These teams will be consisting both Chief Executive Officer, Deputy Secretary(Administration) and Deputy Secretary ( Development) of Zilla Panchayath and a taluk level officer. Jama-Bandi program has been conducted successfully in all the 226 Gram Panchayaths in the District.