Reference Number: 03-004
Publisher: India. Press Information Bureau
Document Type: Photograph
Category: brickwork, buildings, clothing (casual South Asian), courtyards, crowds, men, notepads, outdoors, Panchayats, pens, platforms, shoes, trees, turbans, wristbands
Dimensions: 8 1/8" x 6 1/4"
Location: Duley(a village near Ludhiana), Punjab.
Major Category: Village life
"A five-man panchayat administers most of the affairs of Duley, a village near Ludhiana, Punjab. It looks after increasing agricultural production, cleanliness of the village, education fo the village children, and upkeep of and laying of roads. Along with development work, the Panchayat carries out the functions of the judicial court. Picture shows the Panchayat receiving a petition from a villager." PIB.
Photograph record edited by Streetprint Admin at 2012-10-03 19:01:15