On Sunday K Taraka Rama Rao the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Minister said that, the Telangana government decided to bring a new legislation to ensure effective functioning of gram panchayats in the State. He also said that besides strengthening gram panchayat system and ensuring decentralization, this new law would uphold democratic spirit.
On Sunday a press note was issued and Rama Rao pointed out that a study of existing laws in neighboring Karnataka and Maharashtra would be done. He also said that if not all, some of them could be incorporated in the new legislation to be introduced by the Telangana government. The law would be the best in the entire nation.
The suggestions and guidance of Chief Minister would be taken before arriving at a final decision on this informed the minister.