Reviewing the Performance of the Government of Karnataka

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Journal Articles


Economic and Political Weekly, Sameeksha Trust, Volume XLV, Number 11, p.17–21 (2010)



To understand people?s perceptions about the functioning of their representatives in the legislature, DAKSH, a civil society organisation in Karnataka, conducted a survey in October and November 2009 across 218 legislative assembly constituencies. The results from the survey reflect a stark gap between people?s expectations and their perceptions of the performances of the representatives. A summary of the report.