Mandals

The Sub-Division is divided into Mandals. Visakhapatnam District Consists of 43 Mandals. Mandal is headed by Tahsildar.

The MRO is vested with the same powers and functions of Tahsildars of erstwhile Taluks including magisterial powers. Mandal Revenue Officer heads the Mandal Revenue Office. MRO provides the interface between the government and public within his jurisdiction. He initiates welfare measures within his jurisdiction. The MRO assists the higher authorities in collecting information and conducting inquiries. He provides feedback to the district administration that helps in decision-making at higher levels of administration.

The Deputy Tahsildar/Superintendent, Mandal Revenue Inspector, Superintendent, Mandal Surveyor, Assistant Statistical Officer and Other Ministerial Staff. The Deputy Tahsildar/ Superintendent supervises the day today functions of MRO’s office and deals mainly with general administration. Most of the files are routed through him. He monitors all the sections in the MRO’s office.

The (Mandal Revenue Inspector) MRI assists the MRO in conducting inquiries and inspections. He supervises the Village Secretaries. He inspects crop fields (Azmoish), writes Sharas (field inspection details) in Pahani, collects land revenue, non-agricultural land assessment and other dues and keeps close watch on the villages within his jurisdiction to maintain law and order.

The Assistant Statistical Officer (ASO), who is under the overall control of Chief Planning Officer at the District and Directorate of Economics and Statistics at the State Level, maintains data related to rainfall, crops and population. He conducts crop estimate tests. He inspects crops to submit crop condition details. He prepares periodical reports on births and deaths and assists the MRO in conduct of livestock census, population census and other surveys taken up by the government from time to time. MRO sends reports on above items to the District collector. Later these are sent to the department of economics and statistics and planning department at government level.

The Mandal Surveyor, who belongs to the Survey Settlement and Land Records Department, assists the MRO in survey operations. Chain Man assists Mandal Surveyor in his duties.

As per the administrative reforms the various sections in the Tahsildar Office are

  1. Section A :: Office procedure and financial activities
  2. Section B :: Section B: Land Related activities
  3. Section C :: Civil Supplies, Pension Schemes etc
  4. Section D :: Establishment, Natural Calamities
  5. Section E :: Issue of Caste, income, nativity etc; certificates

DIVISON WISE MANDALS LIST

S.NO. NAME OF THE DIVISION NAME OF THE MANDAL
1 ANAKAPALLI ANAKAPALLI
2 ANAKAPALLI ATCHUTAPURAM
3 ANAKAPALLI BUTCHIAHPETA
4 ANAKAPALLI CHEEDIKADA
5 ANAKAPALLI CHODAVARAM
6 ANAKAPALLI DEVARAPALLI
7 ANAKAPALLI ELAMANCHILI
8 ANAKAPALLI K.KOTAPADU
9 ANAKAPALLI KASIMKOTA
10 ANAKAPALLI MADUGULA
11 ANAKAPALLI MUNAGAPAKA
12 ANAKAPALLI RAMBILLI
13 VISAKHAPATNAM ANANDAPURAM
14 VISAKHAPATNAM BHEEMUNIPATNAM
15 VISAKHAPATNAM GAJUWAKA
16 VISAKHAPATNAM PEDAGANTYADA
17 VISAKHAPATNAM PENDURTHI
18 VISAKHAPATNAM SABBAVARAM
19 VISAKHAPATNAM VISAKHAPATNAM(R)
20 VISAKHAPATNAM VISAKHAPATNAM(U)
21 VISAKHAPATNAM PADMANABHAM
22 VISAKHAPATNAM PARAWADA
23 PADERU ANANTHAGIRI
24 PADERU ARAKUVALLEY
25 PADERU CHINTHAPALLI
26 PADERU DUMBRIGUDA
27 PADERU G.K.VEEDHI
28 PADERU G.MADUGULA
29 PADERU HUKUMPETA
30 PADERU KOYYURU
31 PADERU MUNCHINGPUT
32 PADERU PADERU
33 PADERU PEDABAYULU
34 NARSIPATNAM GOLUGONDA
35 NARSIPATNAM KOTAURATLA
36 NARSIPATNAM MAKAVARAPALEM
37 NARSIPATNAM NAKKAPALLI
38 NARSIPATNAM NARSIPATNAM
39 NARSIPATNAM NATHAVARAM
40 NARSIPATNAM PAYAKARAOPETA
41 NARSIPATNAM RAVIKAMATHAM
42 NARSIPATNAM ROLUGUNTA
43 NARSIPATNAM S.RAYAVARAM