Competitive Exams: Political Science Study Material 12th Schedule

Twelfth Schedule

It contains the following 18 functional items sections of the society including the

placed within the purview of the Municipalities. Handicapped and the mentally retarded.

  • Urban planning including town planning.

  • Public amenities including street lighting

  • Regulations of land use and construction of bus stops, parking lots and public buildings. Conveniences.

  • Planning for economic and social

  • Regulations of slaughter houses and development. Tanneries.

  • Slum improvement and upgradation.

  • Urban poverty alleviation.

  • Urban forestry, protection of the environment

  • Promotion of cultural, educational and and promotion of ecological aspects. Aesthetic aspects.

  • Roads and bridges. Cattle ponds, prevention of cruelty to animals.

  • Public health, sanitation, conservancy

  • Provisions of urban amenities and facilities social waste management. Such as parks, gardens, playgrounds.

  • Water supply for domestic, industrial

  • Burials and burial grounds, cremation, commercial purposes. Cremation grounds and electric crematoriums.

  • Fire services.

  • Vital statistics including registration of births

  • Safeguarding the interests of the weaker and deaths.