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SARPANCH SAHIB Manjima Bhattacharjya

SARPANCH SAHIB

Manjima Bhattacharjya

Published December 4th 2012
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Kindle Edition
160 pages
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The book talks about seven gutsy women in seven far flung villages of India: Deepanjali, the adivasi graduate sarpanch treading new waters in Kalahandi- Chinapappa, the non-literate panchayat president in Tamil Nadu making education accessible toMoreThe book talks about seven gutsy women in seven far flung villages of India: Deepanjali, the adivasi graduate sarpanch treading new waters in Kalahandi- Chinapappa, the non-literate panchayat president in Tamil Nadu making education accessible to children- Sunita, struggling against a corrupt system in Madhya Pradesh- Maya, comingg to terms with sudden electoral defeat in the hills of Uttarakhand- Maloti, finding innovative ways of governing her constituencies in tea estate in Assam- Veena Devi, young widow and seasoned politician, navigating the criminalized politics in Bihar- and Kenchamma, the first Dalit woman president of Tarikere panchayat in Karnataka