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NAC recommendations gathering dust
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AMID the conflicting pulls at different levels of the government and the not-so-subtle efforts to undermine the Panchayat (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act, or PESA, a set of recommendations formulated by the National Advisory Council (NAC) aimed at protecting the Act from violations and dilutions is gathering dust. The NAC put together these recommendations after sections of civil society highlighted in a sustained manner empirical evidence of PESA violations.

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