Some Additional Programmes proposed in the 10th Five Year PlanProvide developmental Grant to the Panchayats
Provide incentive grant for resource mobilisation
Additional Grant to Sanitation and Public Health
Programme for development of Infrastructure to the Panchayats
The Structure of the Panchayati Raj Setup in the country normally is three tier consisting District, Block and Village level Panchayats. However, if the population of an area is less than twenty lakh, two tier Panchayat setup can be adopted. Lakshadweep, having a population of 60595 is having two tier Panchayat setup consisting of District and Village level Panchayats.