Chola Government: Local Self-Government

  • Nupur Sharma
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  • Nupur Sharma

    Student at IILM, Gurugram, India

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The purpose of this research paper is to provide an overview of how the Cholas, a Tamil dynasty that controlled much of southern India between the 10th and the 13th centuries, established a system of centralized govt.(government) and a disciplined bureaucracy during that time. The Chola empire may be considered the pinnacle of south Indian history. There is no doubt that the establishment of local self-govt .by the cholas in medieval India was one of the most important elements of the Indian state and also in modern India it played a crucial role. This paper will examine the importance of local self-govt. and also its application In India. Furthermore, in this piece of research, the question will be raised as to whether local self-govt. of this kind exists in India to this day.


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 5, Issue 6, Page 930 - 936


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