New Delhi: In order to mark National Panchayati Raj Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address village panchayats across the country at 11 am today.
Due to Coronavirus-induced lockdown, PM Modi will interact with the participants through video-conference.
To mark the occasion, PM Modi will launch a unified e-GramSwaraj portal and a mobile app. The Unified Portal will be a new initiative of the Panchayati Raj Ministry which will provide the Gram Panchayats a single interface to prepare and implement their development plan.
All Sarpanchs will be able to join this interaction through Doordarshan, from their respective homes adhering to social distancing norms, the official statement said.