Raj is a state subject, each state was free to evolve its own system depending upon local needs, circumstances, administrative conveniences and experiences.
Kottur grama panchayat
in Kozhikode district is making it to the list of many firsts in the State.
MULTAN -- A man and a woman who had married out of freewill were forcibly separated under a ruling given by yet another panchayat
in Multan's Muzafarrabad area.
Sambhal, Uttar Pradesh: Striking a blow for gender equality in the triple talaq debate, a panchayat
(village council) here, has fined a man Rs200,000 (Dh11,398) for divorcing his wife by uttering 'talaq' thrice in one go and asked him to pay Rs60,000 as mehr to his wife.
strange and shocking diktats of village panchayats
, especially in the western Uttar Pradesh regarding cases related to marital dispute, but the village panchayat
of the Baghpat district has set an example for others to follow.
The incident took place a week ago when a villager sought the formulation of a Panchayat
after he accused a relative of his, of having an affair with his wife.
Summary: Kolkata: Observing that non-conduct of the panchayat
polls would be a disaster, the CPI-M yesterday ...
The Jind panchayat
in Haryana has come up with another bizarre verdict in a woman's murder case by ordering the families of the accused to kneel in penance on the spot where she was killed.
9 -- A khap panchayat
in a Hisar village has banned mobile phones for youngsters and ordered girls not to wear jeans and T-shirts.
Summary: Raebareli (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 15 (ANI): Congress MLA Aditi Singh suffered minor injuries after her convoy was attacked by a group of assailants, while she was headed to the district panchayat
office for a floor test against district panchayat
president Awadhesh Singh.
LAHORE -- According to a news report in this newspaper, a Panchayat
has ordered the father of two girls to marry his daughters off to illiterate men in the community.