CHAPTER 7 :   COMPOSITION OF TALUKA ADMINISTRATION


Article 7.1 :

There shall be Taluka Panchayat in every Taluka composed of all the elected Gram Pratinidhis in the taluka.

Article 7.2 :

Taluka Panchayat will meet every month. But Taluka Panchayat  can be convened at any time with the notice of one day on telephone by the 20% gram pratinidhis.

Article 7.3 :

Every year after the elections of Gram Pratinidhis, each Gram pratinidhi of Taluka will suggest one name by secret ballot for the post of (i) Taluka president (ii) Taluka Pratinidhi  by writing in a special suggestion ballot paper for each particular post. Nobody can write his own name.

Article 7.4 :

Every gram pratinidhi will be entitled to give number of votes equivalent to the population  he represents devided by one thousand. Fractions will be ignored.

Article 7.5 :

Where population of a village is less than one thousand, such gram pratinidhi can assign his voting right to any other gram pratinidhi in such a way that eligible gram pratinidhi will represent population of two villages (one of his own and another smaller village of which gram pratinidhi has assigned the voting power to him).

Illustration : village A has population 7600. So gram pratinidhi of village A will be entitled to give seven votes.  Village B has population of 900. The gram pratinidhi of village B may assign his voting rights to gram pratinidhi of village A. Then total votes to be given by gram pratinidhi of village A will be 7600 + 900 devided by 1000 = 8 votes (fractions to be ignored.) to each of the 3 posts.

Article 7.6 :

The person getting highest vote in the suggestion ballot for a particular post shall be requested to hold that post and if he agrees, his name will be announced for the approval of the Taluka Panchayat and any objections is to be presented by any person it will be invited. If no bonafide objections are obtained, that person will be declared as elected for that particular post.

Article 7.7 :

Any person getting the highest vote for any particular post is not willing to accept that post but he is willing to accept another post, both the persons getting the highest votes for both the posts will be requested to sit jointly with Taluka Nyay Punch Pramukh and resolve the problem of distribution of posts among both the persons.

Article 7.8 :

Taluka Panchayat pramukh or Taluka pratinidhi will hold the office during the pleasure of the Taluka Panchayat but not more than one year and he will leave the post forthwith on passing of call back resolution against him.

Article 7.9 :

Taluka nyay punch pramukh will hold the office for three years unless call back resolution has been passed by the Gram Nyay Punch of villages representing 80% population of Taluka.

Article 7.10 :

Call back resolution against taluka Panchayat pramukh or taluka pratinidhi can be passed by simple majority in Taluka Panchayat at any moment.

Article 7.11 :

No person shall be eligible to be elected as taluka Panchayat pramukh or as taluka pratinidhi or as taluka nyay punch pramukh unless (i) He/she is citizen of India (ii) He/she has completed 21 years of age. (iii) He/she is free from any addiction such as Smoking, Gutkha, Pan, Tobacco, Wine, Gambling or any such bad habit. (iv) He/she declares the property of his own and of his family members to the public. And there is no opposition about the unlawful manner of acquiring the property. (v) He/she is not convicted of any offence. (vi) He/she bears undisputable moral character. (vii) He/she is graduate of any university. (Taluka Panchayat can relax this requirement where there is no much education). (viii) He/she has read atleast 5 books written by Mahatma Gandhi including Autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi.  (ix) He/she has studied constitution of India.  

Article 7.12 :

Taluka Panchayat will act as executive and implementing body of all the village of Taluka and take suitable actions for the security freedom and the development of the people of Taluka as per the provisions in the constitution.

Article 7.13 :

Taluka Panchayat may appoint unanimously various samitis for the purpose of various functions and subjects related with the Village List and district list wherever applicable. 40% members of such samitis will be women. Member in the samitis may or may not be member of Taluka Panchayat.

Article 7.14 :

Any samiti constituted by taluka Panchayat for any subject related to women directly or indirectly shall have all women members. Subject to the provision that all women members unanimously may co-opt one or two male members if they desire.

Article 7.15 :

Taluka Pratinidhi will represent the population of Taluka at every election for any bigger organization out of the village such as District Panchayat, Rajya Vidhan Sabha, Rajya Nyay Parishad, Lokshabha etc. as per the provisions of this constitution. 

TALUKA JUDICIARY :

Article 7.16 :

There shall be Taluka Nyay Samiti in every District.

Article 7.17 :

Number of members of Taluka Nyay Samiti will be equivalent to population of the Taluka divided by 25000 (fraction to be ignored)

Article 7.18 :

Members of Taluka Nyay Samiti will be selected and elected as per the following procedure :

(a)    Entire Taluka will be divided into various constituencies for this purpose equivalent to the number of members with more or less equal population.

(b)    Every Gram Nyay Punch Pramukh will have voting rights equivalent to population which he represents divided by 1000. Each vote will be in a special white ballot paper.

(c)    Every Gram Nyay Punch Pramukh will suggest and write down one name in one ballot paper which he considers best person as the member of Taluka Nyay Samiti. He can write same name in all the ballot papers he is entitled to cast. or different different names in each ballot paper in his possession.

(d)    Person getting the highest votes in this system will be requested to accept the membership of Taluka Nyay Samiti. If he agrees and if he fulfills the qualifications required for Taluka Nyay Punch Pramukh, his name will be informed to all the voters i.e. All Gram Nyay Punch Pramukhs to invite objections if any. If there is no any serious objection, he becomes member of Taluka Nyay Samiti.

(e)    If he does not agree, next person getting the second highest votes will be requested to accept the membership of the Taluka Nyay Samiti and procedure will be repeated.

Article 7.19 :

Members of Taluka Nyay Samiti will select one person as the chairman of the Taluka Nyay Samiti i.e. Taluka Nyay Punch pramukh as per the above method by suggesting only one vote for each member.

Article 7.20 :

Chairman of Taluka Nyay Samiti will hold the office for three years unless call back resolution has been passed by the members of the Taluka Nyay Samiti with 80% votes of the totally casted votes.

Article 7.21 :

Taluka Nyay Samiti may appoint unanimously different samitis for the purpose of various functions and subjects related with justice. Decision of such samitis will be considered as the decision of Taluka Nyay Samiti.

Article 7.22 :

Taluka Nyay Samiti will have powers and jurisdiction to decide the cases of disputes and offences and appeals between the individuals, between individual and village or Government authority,  between villages or any Government authority and punish the culprits as per their discretion.

Article 7.23 :

Taluka Nyay Samiti has the responsibility to see that administration of the Taluka  is conducted as per the provisions of the constitution. Any person, can complain to the Taluka Nyay Samiti if birth rights are violated or Compulsory Commands are violated or Restrictions On Governments are not complied with and any provision of constitution is violated. Taluka Nyay Samiti will give the judgment at their discretion.