DPO

THE POST OF DISTRICT PANCHAYAT OFFICER COMES UNDER PANCHAYAT RAJ & RURAL DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT AND IT SUPERVISES THE ADMINISTRATION OF GRAM PANCHAYATS IN THE DISTRICT. THE ADMINISTRATION OF GRAM PANCHAYATS WILL BE AS PER  THE PROVISIONS OF ANDHRA PRADESH PANCHAYAT RAJ ACT, 1994

JURISDICTION

THERE ARE 925 GRAM PANCHAYATS SITUATED IN 39 MANDALS COVERED UNDER 3 DIVISIONS. THOUGH THE REVENUE DIVISIONS DIVIDED INTO 4, DUE TO NON CREATION OF THE POST OF DIVISIONAL PANCHAYAT OFFICER AND OTHER INFRASTRUCTURE AT ANAKAPALLI REVENUE DIVISION, THE OLD THREE DIVISIONS ARE BEING CONTINUED.

TOTAL POPULATION OF 925 GRAM PANCHAYATS IS 2304734 (AS PER 2011 CENSUS)

MAIN FUNCTIONS OF A GRAM PANCHAYAT

  • AS PER SECTION 45 OF ANDHRA PRADESH PANCHAYAT RAJ ACT, 1994, THE FOLLOWING ARE THE MAIN FUNCTIONS OF A GRAM PANCHAYAT…
  • TO PROVIDE DRINKING WATER
  • TO PROVIDE SANITATION AND PUBLIC HEALTH
  • TO PROVIDE STREET LIGHTING
  • TO PROVIDE INTERNAL ROADS & DRAINS

INCOME SOURCES OF GRAM PANCHAYATS

TAXES

  1. HOUSE TAX
  2. ADVERTISEMENT TAX
  3. KOLAGARAM / KATARUSUM
  4. TAX ON VACANT SITE OR LAND
  5. VEHICLE TAX
  6. USER CHARGES FOR WATER SUPPLY, DRAINAGE, STREET LIGHTING

NON – TAXES

  1. LICENSE FEE FOR SHOPS / BUSINESS / OTHER ESTABLISHMENT
  2. LICENSE FEE TRADES WITH STREAM
  3. LAYOUT APPROVAL FEE
  4. BUILDING PLAN APPROVAL FEE
  5. LICENSE FEE FOR CELL TOWERS
  6. RENEWAL FEE FOR CELL TOWERS
  7. CATTLE SHANDY
  8. VEG AND MEAT MARKET,
  9. FISHERY TANKS
  10. SHOPPING COMPLEX
  11. COMPOST
  12. PORAMBOKE LANDS
  13. FAIRS AND FESTIVALS
  14. USUFRUCT (TREES ETC)
  15. FERRIES
  16. CART STAND & OTHER VEHICLE STAND 17.OTHER AUCTIONS DEPOSITS
  17. REFUNDABLE DEPOSITS
  18. NON-REFUNDABLE
  19. PRIVATE TAP FEE
  20. PUBLIC TAP FEE
  21. DONATIONS FOR WATER TAP CONNECTION

GOVERNMENT GRANTS

  • 14th FINANCE COMMISSION GRANT
  • PROFESSION TAX GRANT
  • PER CAPITA GRANT
  • SARPANCH HONORORIUM
  • SEIGNIORAGE GRANT
  • ALL THE ABOVE GRANTS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED AS PER THE POPULATION OF GRAM PANCHAYAT

DIGITAL  PANCHAYATS – 11 SERVICES G2C (GOVERNMENT TO CITIZEN)

  • MARRIAGE REGISTRATION
  • PROPERTY VALUATION CERTIFICATES
  • MUTATION
  • WATER TAP CONNECTION
  • NOC FOR SMALL, MEDIUM & LARGE SCALE INDUSTRIES
  • BUILDING PERMISSION
  • LAYOUT PERMISSION
  • BIRTH & DEATH REGISTRATION
  • HOUSE TAX
  • TRADE LICENSE
  • NREGA JOB CARDS

OTHER APPLICATIONS

PRIA SOFT – PANCHAYAT RAJ INSTITUTIONS ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE

(URL: accountingonline.gov.in)

IT IS USED TO UPDATE ALL THE ACCOUNTING TRANSACTIONS (RECEIPTS/PAYMENTS) OF GRAM PANCHAYATS. USED TO MAINTAIN ACCOUNT BOOKS OF GRAM PANCHAYATS ONLINE.

PLAN PLUS – (URL: planningonline.gov.in)

IT FACILITATES ALL GRAM PANCHAYATS TO UPLOAD THEIR ACTION PLAN REGARDING PROPOSED WORKS UNDER ALL CENTRAL/STATE SPONSORED SCHEMES

PRIS – PANCHAYAT RAJ INFORMATICS SYSTEM (URL: pris.ap.gov.in)

IT FACILITATES ALL GRAM PANCHAYATS TO UPLOAD HOUSE TAX INFORMATION REGARDING ALL HOUSE HOLDS IN VILLAGES.

LGD – LOCAL GOVERNMENT DIRECTORY –(URL: lgdirectory.gov.in)

IT IS COMPLETE DIRECTORY OF LAND REGIONS/REVENUE, RURAL AND URBAN LOCAL GOVERNMENT BODIES.

SCHEMES / PROJECTS

SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

SANITATION IS ONE OF THE MAIN FUNCTIONS OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT, BESIDES SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IS ONE OF THE BEST PRACTICE TO RECYCLE THE WASTE.

OUT OF 925 GRAM PANCHAYATS, ALREADY 72 GRAM PANCHAYATS ARE BEEING IMPLEMENTING THE SCHEME OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT. NEALY 70,000 KGS OF VERMI COMPOST IS BEING PRODUCED BY RECYCLING THE HOUSEHOLD WASTE COLLECTED BY THE GRAM PANCHAYAT BY GOING DOOR TO DOOR.

LED PROJECT

GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH HAD DECIDED TO CONVERT THE STREET LIGHTS TO LEDS. AS FOR AS THIS DISTRICT IS CONCERNED, THE SAID PROJECT WAS ENTRUSTED TO NREDCAP.

Out OF 925 GRAM PANCHAYATS, 37565 LEDS WERE RETROFITTED IN 201GRAM PANCHAYATS

CONTACT DETAILS

DISTRICT PANCHAYAT OFFICER,

VISAKHAPATNAM MAHARANIPETA POST-530002

AT PRESENT SMT. KRISHNA KUMARI VANGA IS WORKING AS D.P.O.

CONTRACT NUMBRS      :           PHONE     :   0891 2563567

FAX         :   0891 2794148

MOBILE    :   9849902156

ORGANIZATION CHART

  1. GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH
  2. PANCHAYAT RAJ & RURAL DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
  3. COMMISSIONER OF PANCHAYAT RAJ & RURAL EMPLOYMENT
  4. DISTRICT COLLECTOR
  5. DISTRICT PANCHAYAT OFFICER
  6. DLPO – VISAKHAPATNAM                DLPO – NARSIPATNAM                      DLPO – PADERU
  7. EXTENSION OFFICERS (PR&RD)
  8. PANCHAYAT SECRETARIES

LIST OF RELATED WEBSITES

  1. www.mydepartments.in/prrws/
  2. www.accountingonline.gov.in
  3. www.digitalpanchayat.ap.gov.in
  4. www.nrega.ap.gov.in