Add.: 2-3-375/D, Venkataramana Layout, Near LIC Office
Contact Person: Dr. D. Sundar Ram
Purpose : To develope a sound and efficient grassroots democratic system for achieving the Gram Swaraj.
Aims/Objectives/Mission : To cater the needs of elected representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions, Municipal bodies and administrative personnel of Panchayati Raj and Nagar Palikas administration, to bridge the communication gap between the officials and non-officials of the Panchayati Raj and Nagar Palika Institutions; To conduct innovative study and research on contemporary political and socio-economic issues and problems in an inter-disciplinary perspective and to make available its findings and recommendations to the key policy makers at the helm of affairs for an appropriate action. The mission of AGRASRI is to enhance the people’s participation in development programmes and sound management of the rural local self-governments through grassroots democracy and process of democratic decentralisation in the form of statutory Panchayati Raj and self-sufficient Village Republics in contemporary India.