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Published by Omsons Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India, Northeastern.,
  • India,
  • Meghalaya,
  • Assam


  • Local government -- Law and legislation -- India, Northeastern. -- Congresses.,
  • Local government -- Law and legislation -- India -- Meghalaya -- Congresses.,
  • Local government -- Law and legislation -- India -- Assam -- Congresses.

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About the Edition

Seminar papers with special references to Assam and Meghalaya, India.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by L.S. Gassah.
ContributionsGassah, L. S.
LC ClassificationsKNS2300 .A85 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 350 p. ;
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL331865M
ISBN 108171171540
LC Control Number97913983

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  The provisions under paragraph (1) of the Sixth Schedule regarding autonomous districts and autonomous regions states that the tribal areas in each item of Parts I, II and II(A) and in Part-III of the table appended to paragraph 20 of Sixth Schedule shall be an autonomous district. The North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council, Dima Hasao District (NCHAC) and the Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council, East Karbi Anglong (KAAC) are autonomous councils constituted under the provisions of the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution of India to administer the respective districts and for the development of the Tribal people.   About Autonomous District councils of Meghalaya. There are 3 Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) in Meghalaya namely the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council, the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council and Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council. Except for a small part of the area under the Shillong Municipality, the entire state is.   The revival of the demand for two autonomous councils has made political parties and community-based groups call for bringing the entire Arunachal Pradesh under the .

  As per the act, six autonomous district councils were constituted for the districts of Churachandpur, Chandel, Senapati, Sadar Hills, Tamenglong and Ukhrul. Under the State Act, two autonomous councils have been created outside India’s Northeast.   CBOs from the rest of Arunachal and AAPSU vociferously opposed the Mon-Patkai autonomous district councils while those from the Mon-Patkai region were for it. Following the backlash over the Mon-autonomous demand, the Chief Minister Pema Khandu led government had facilitated the consultative meeting, inviting 25 five CBOs from across the state. Each district is an autonomous district and Governor can modify/divide the boundaries of the said tribal areas by notification. Currently, there are ten such councils in the region. Some of them are-Bodoland territorial council; Garo hills autonomous district council; Jayantia hills and Khasi hills autonomous district council. The Chakma Autonomous District Council was formed under the Sixth schedule of the Constitution of India on 29 April The Council is the replication of the state assembly and exercises executive power over specially allotted departments. It is one of the three Autonomous District Councils of Mizoram state in North-East.

  Aizawl: The ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) and Hmar People’s Convention (HPC) have forged an electoral alliance for the upcoming village council and local council polls, an HPC leader informed on Sunday.. Elections to village councils in nine districts state barring 3 Autonomous District Council (ADC) areas and 83 local councils in Aizawl Municipal area will be held on August The Administrator of the Union Territory of Mizoram may from time to time sanction grants-in-aid to the autonomous District Councils for running of administration as well as for development activities in the various fields within the territorial Jurisdictions of the District Councils. Tripura to dissolve autonomous district councils as polls could not be held In March, the election was deferred for an indefinite period due to the Covid pandemic.   Autonomous District Councils x is dedicated to preparation of UPSC Civil Services and State PSC Prelims and Mains Examination we are providing here the best quality study material and Test Series for UPSC IAS Prelims and Mains Exam you can get India yearbook and State wise Current Affairs and General Knowledge.