BRIEF NOTES OF ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD,VISAKHAPATNAM
Zilla Praja Parishads are at District level in Panchayat Raj Institutions.
The 73rd Amendments of the constitution provides, local Governments are as follows:
- Zilla Praja Parishad at District level
- Mandal Praja Parishad at Mandal Level
- Gram Panchayat at Gram Panchayat Level
The Zilla Praja Parishad is the third tier of the Panchayat Raj System at District Level and it is an elected Body from the ZPTCs. The presidents of Mandal Parishads are also represents in Zilla Praja Parishad meetings. The Members of the state Legislature and the Member of Parliament are also the members of Zilla Praja Parishad.
Name of the Hon’ble Chairperson, ZPP : Smt Lalam Bhavani Bhaskar
Name of the Chief Executive Officer : Sri R. Jaya Prakash Narayan
Chief Executive Officer,
Zilla Praja Parishad,
Total No. of Mandals : 39
Total No. of ZPTCs : 39
Total No. of ZP Co-Opted Members : 2
Total No. of MPPs : 39
Total No.of MPTCs : 656
Total No.of Vacancies of MPTCs : 11
Total No. of Gram Panchayats : 925
The Chief Executive Officer heads the administrative machinery of the Zilla Praja Parishad. The Chief Executive Officer supervises the divisions of the Parishads and executes its development schemes through the Divisional/Mandal level Officers.
The main functions of the Zilla Praja Parishads are providing essential services and facilities to to the Rural population and the planning and execution of the development programmes for the District.
:: The website related to Zilla Praja Parishad, Visakhapatnam is www.zpvsp.org ::