Strong local governance remains the unfinished agenda to make India’s democracy strong and deep. Discuss. 10 marks

Mentor’s comment- https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/a-case-for-down-to-earth-governance/article32555376.ece In the intro, mention the importance of decentralisation. In the body, discuss the importance if strong local government and constitutional provisions to achieve this through 73rd and 74th constitutional amendment. Also mention advantages if making the local governance strong. Conclude by mentioning the need for policy changes to strengthen the local government.