“In India, local governance is constitutionally recognized, but not empowered”, examine the statement in the backdrop of the effect of ongoing Covid-19 crisis.

Topic:  Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein. 5. “In India, local governance is constitutionally recognized, but not empowered”, examine the statement in the backdrop of the effect of ongoing Covid-19 crisis.(250 words) …