The Panchayat Raj Institutions (PRIs) cannot deliver the desired results as they are hardly in a position to share any meaningful responsibility in the field of education, according to Dr George Mathew, Director, Institute of  Social Sciences, New Delhi.  Speaking at the the international seminar on ‘Democratic and secular education in the context of Kerala’s experience,’ organised by the Education Department on Kerala University campus, Kariavattom, he said that the empowerment of panchayats is the ultimate solution to all the problems related to education at the village-level. Read more at http://www.expressbuzz.com/edition/story.aspx?Title=%E2%80%98Empower+panchayats+to+solve+ills+of+education%E2%80%99&artid=zeeavkphHs8=&SectionID=1ZkF/jmWuSA=&MainSectionID=fyV9T2jIa4A=&SectionName=X7s7i%7CxOZ5Y=&SEO==