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Impact of programmes implemented by BAIF on the socio-economic status of the beneficiaries from rural Maharashtra.

@inproceedings{Sonawane2008ImpactOP,
  title={Impact of programmes implemented by BAIF on the socio-economic status of the beneficiaries from rural Maharashtra.},
  author={H. P. Sonawane and P. G. Khalache and J. H. Gaikwad},
  year={2008}
}
India has a long tradition of voluntary action through a system of ‘dharma’ (obligation) and ‘daan (charity)’. However, during past pre-independence era especially in the late nineteenth century there was up rise in national movement. The Gandhian Institutions actively canvassed village self-government and village self-sufficiency. No doubt, the post-independence emphasis on community organization was influenced by the guidelines of the First Five Year plan. The government had identified… CONTINUE READING