MEGHNAGAR : An issue of illegal seize of bank accounts of village panchayats on the order of CEOs has been reported in the development bloc. The bank accounts of all village panchayats in the bloc are in nationalize banks including Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank, State Bank Of India, Bank of Baroda and District Cooperative bank. The CEOs of Janpad Panchayat through letters asked the banks to pay the village panchayats only after receiving permission from them. The village panchayats use government fund to execute panch parmeshwar and serve shiksha schemes and make the payment through cheques. The act of the janpad CEOs fully illegal since the panchayati raj act does not allow them to interfere in the work of the village panchayats.