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Towards directly elected and empowered mayors

Recently a private member’s bill was introduced in the parliament to provide for direct election, and empowerment of the office, of mayors in large Indian cities. Why elect mayors directly? Multiple civic agencies currently make it impossible to hold them accountable for the irregularities. A Mayor is responsible for governance and remains accountable to citizens.… Continue reading Towards directly elected and empowered mayors