The village councils will be empowered to prepare plans for economic development and social justice including those related to agriculture, land improvement, implementation of land reforms, minor irrigation, water management, animal husbandry, rural electrification, small scale industries and social forestry.
At least one-third of the seats will be reserved for women in the village and municipal councils in the Sixth Schedule areas of Assam, Mizoram and Tripura and at least two of the nominated members in all autonomous councils in the North East Sixth Schedule areas resulting in empowerment of women.
District Council to levy and collect taxes on Professions, modes of transport, entry of goods in market for sale and for maintenance of public utilities. Role of High Court to be limited to what Governor may specify.
The Finance Commission will be mandated to recommend devolution of financial resources to them, an official statement said. There will be State Election Commissions for holding elections to the autonomous councils, village and municipal councils in the areas of Assam, Mizoram and Tripura.
The local government Andaman and Nicobar Islands has stated  that they have no intention to interfere with the Sentinelese's lifestyle or habitat. The most important part of these amendments is that these will significantly improve the financial resources and powers of the autonomous districts councils in Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura, fulfilling longstanding aspirations of the tribal population in these northeastern states," the statement read.
In Assam, with respect to subjects as enumerated in clauses a to o of Para 3A and i to xl of para 3B, by respective District Council. Although this has not been done with any formal treaty, the official policy of minimal interference has ensured that they have de facto autonomy and sovereignty over their island under the framework of the Indian and local governments.
Panchayati Raj and Municipalities Act not to extend automatically. File image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Although it would issue utilization certificate to Panchayat for projects and plans of economic development and social justice.
General Administration Executive Functions by Special Body Its approval is mandatory for implementation of local plans, its recommendation is mandatory with respect to minor minerals, and consultation with it is mandatory for land-acquisition and rehabilitation associated with development projects.