Tamil Nadu

Watch: Auctioning The Post Of Panchayat President

A cluster of villages in Dharmapuri have been auctioning off the democratically elected post for a few years

K Srinivasan

K Srinivasan

A petrol bunk owner allegedly auctioned off the post of the Panchayat President in Dharmapuri district.

This democratically elected post was sold to an Independent candidate for Rs 24 lakh!

Worse, the villagers have been conducting such auctions for a few years now.

Watch the video above for details.

The Lede