(i) The Ministry of Water and Sanitation selected the first part on the basis of an approved selection criterion to participate in the program. (xvii) to report regularly to the first part and the third party on the monthly status of the program`s activities. According to the section. 6 (3) of the Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Raj Act of 1994, the Gramm sabha of that state must hold a meeting at least twice a year.  The term of office of a Gram Panchyat is five years. Every five years, elections are held in the village. Anyone over the age of 21, who are residents of the Gram panchayat region of the village, can choose.  For women`s empowerment and the promotion of women`s participation in the democratic process, the Indian government has imposed certain restrictions on Gram Panchayat elections, which reserve one-third of the seats for women and reserve seats for planned castes and tribes.  b) delay of more than 60 days without good reason for the release of program funds by the third party, although the first and second part have successfully fulfilled all the conditions for the release of payments. xv) to operate and maintain the facilities created under the program and to cover all operating and maintenance costs by collecting user fees. xiii) With Gram Panchayat and DWSS on maintenance work that is supported by GPWSC, Gram Panchayat and the department, and conclude a common agreement.
x) to open and operate bank accounts for the execution of all AMounts received and issued for the implementation of the program, as well as for the operation and maintenance of programs. (viii) to release, in increments, the program`s resources to the second part, in accordance with the program`s guidelines. (v) to authorize the second part to open and operate, on behalf of the second part, a separate bank account for the treatment of funds borrowed under the RWSS program for the implementation of water and sanitation projects, as well as for operation and maintenance. (ii) At its meeting in Gram Sabha, the first part decided to accept the main principles of the programme and to implement the programme in the village, the second part constituting and entrusted it with the task of implementing the programme in accordance with the guidelines and rules established by the Ministry of Water and Sanitation. In 1992, the failure of attempts to deal with local affairs at the national level led to the reintroduction of Panchayats to their previously used objective as an organisation of local autonomy.  (xiii) Identification and implementation of CIS awareness and implementation programmes that would allow the Community to apply to water and sanitation, health and hygiene. (iii) To make sub-division offices, including the Department of Water Supply and Sanitation, available to services to direct all activities related to the program. (iii) to assist and enable the second party to carry out the tasks and responsibilities assigned to it in accordance with this mandate and the direction of the program.
Gram Panchayat (German: Village Council) is a main village settlement in Indian villages. It is a basic democratic structure in India.