Restoration of Panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir
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Restoration of Panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir proceedings of the conference held in Srinagar on 30 May, 1998 by

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Published by Institute of Social Sciences in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Jammu and Kashmir.


  • Panchayat -- India -- Jammu and Kashmir.,
  • Local government -- India -- Jammu and Kashmir.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Joya Roy.
ContributionsRoy, Joya., Institute of Social Sciences (New Delhi, India)
LC ClassificationsJS7025.J363 R47 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL125863M
LC Control Number99499399

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