- On the occasion of National Panchayati Raj Day on 24thof April 2020, three Panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Union Territory-UT has clinched national awards under separate categories for their outstanding performance in strengthening rural democracy.
The list of 3 awards won by J&K Panchayats:
|S.No||Name of the Panchayat||Award Name|
|1||Panchayat Jamola Lower of Rajouri District||Child-friendly Gram Panchayat Award 2020|
|2||Panchayat Dhangri of Rajouri District||Nanaji Deshmukh Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Puraskar (NDRGGSP) 2020|
|3||Panchayat Zaloora B of Baramulla District||Gram Panchayat Development Plans (GPDP) 2020|