Shubhai (Hajipur): With a view to provide infrastructural facilities in rural belts, the Bihar government has announced to construct Panchayat Bhawan in 8,463 Panchayats.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday while addressing the public meeting at Bisupur Basant Panchayat of Hajipur block said, “Panchayat Bhawan would be constructed at 8463 Panchayats across the state with assistance from World Bank.”

The funds have been released for the construction of Panchayat Bhawan at the 2,000 panchayats and the remaining buildings will also be constructed soon, added the CM.

Praising the growing participation of the women in the panchayats, Nitish said they have changed the face of democratic set up of the state.

JPN/Bureau