Urban Local Government in Rajasthan

Urban Local Government in Rajasthan

The term Urban local Government in India signifies the governance of urban area by people through elected representatives.  There are eight types of urban local governments currently existing in India: Municipal Corporations. Municipality. Notified area committee. Town area committee. Cantonment board. Township. Port trust. Special purpose agency. Historical Background of Urban Local Government The origin of Municipal Administration in India dates back to 1687 when a Municipal Corporation was set Continue Reading

Role and Functions of District Collector

Role and functions of District collector Magistrate

The institution of District Collector, as it exists today, was created and developed during the British rule and has become a unique feature of Indian public Administration. With change in time, District collector roles and responsibilities have changed and multiplied but it is still plays a vital role  as the bridge between union-state and local government. Origin of office of District Collector India is organised administratively into Union, states, districts, sub-divisions, Continue Reading