About RDPR

The Rural Development and Panchayath Raj (RDPR) department is a major department functioning for the Rural Population. The department is implementing various schmes for the follwing causes.

  • Improvement of Rural Infrastructure.
  • Development of Rural Roads
  • Rural Water Supply
  • Rural Sanitation
  • Minor Irrigation
  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Rural Energy Programmes

One of the major responsibilities of the Department is in the realm of implementing the provisions of the Karnataka Panchayath Raj Act, 1993 to achieve democratic decentralization in the governance of the State's rural areas. The Department coordinates the process of the establishment of Panchayat Raj Institutions under the above legislation and monitors their functioning in order to ensure that Panchayat Raj Institutions in the State function as viable and vibrant institutions of Local Self Government. 3 tier structure of Panchayat Raj Institutions

  • 27 Zilla Panchayats
  • 175 Taluk Panchayats
  • 5659 Grama Panchayats

About Zilla Panchayath Ballari

Ballari Zilla Panchayat is a three - tier Panchayat raj system with elected bodies at the Grama, Taluka and District levels constituted as per the 73rd amendment to the constitution for greater participation of the people and more effective implementation of rural development programs (and to function as units of local self government). The Zilla Panchayats were constituted as per the provisions of The Karnataka Panchayat Raj Act, 1993.

The Zilla panchayat structure and activities are categorised into two important elements as listed below.

  1. The Political Structure - Ballari Zilla Panchayath is an elected body constituted of the following members
    • 36 Members are elected from geographically demarcated constituencies from within the rural areas of the district.
    • Member of Parliament of the district .
    • Members of State Legislative Assembly and State Legeslative Council for the district.
    • The Adyaksha of seven Taluk Panchayats of the district.

    • Adhyaksha and Upadhyaksha : are elected from the directly elected members of the Zilla Pachayath.
    • Standing Committee :To facilitate greater discussion in the functioning of zilla panchayat, 5 standing committees have been formed. Each standing committee consists of zilla panchayat members not exceeding seven in number including the chairman, who are elected by the zilla panchayat from among the elected members.
    • Term of Office : The term of office for Adhyaksha,Upadhyaksha and Standing committee is 20 months.The term of elected members is 5years.
  2. The Administration - OFFICIAL STRUCTURE

    For smooth functioning & administration of the zilla panchayat office , an officer designated "Chief Executive Officer" is appointed by the state government to carry out administration of Zilla Panchayat. Chief Executive Officer is designated head of department for all the department offices within the Zilla panchayat. He is assisted in the discharge of his duties by Senior Officers in the Zilla Panchayat .

    • Deputy Secretary (Administration)
    • Deputy Secretary (Development)
    • Chief Planning Officer.
    • Chief Accounts Officer
    • Project Director

    The work of Zilla Panchayat can be divided into following sections

    1. DEVELOPMENT SECTION
    2. ADMINISTRATION SECTION
    3. PLANNING SECTION
    4. ACCOUNTS SECTION
    5. COUNCIL SECTION

 

1.Development Section : Headed by Deputy Secretary (Development), This section is concerned with execution of all rural development schemes, water supply schemes, Minor irrigation works, road works and other developmental works.

2.Administration Section : Headed by Deputy Secretary(Administration), This section is concerned with the establishment issues and general administration of all the departments of zilla panchayat.

3.Planning Section: Headed by Chief Planning Officer, This section looks after formulation of Draft Annual Plan, formulation of action plan for different development schemes & monitoring & evaluation of schemes.

4.Accounts Section: Headed by Chief Accounts Officer, This section is responsible for receipts and releases of funds regarding all departments and various development schemes. Also this section is involved in taking up audit of all the departments coming under zilla panchayat.

5.Council Section: Headed by Council Secretary, This section is concerned with recording the deliberations of zilla pancayat and various standing committies, It also follows up on various decisions taken therein & other issues regarding the zlla panchayat members

 

Elected Members

Zilla Panchayath
Sl. No
Member Name
Constituency
1 Smt. Anitha B. , President Hampi

2

Smt. B.Mamata , Vice President

Koluru

3 Smt. Saraswathi Hacholli
4 Sri. Dammur Sommappa Raravi
5 Smt. B.Mallamma Karur
6 Smt.B.Vasantha Sirigeri
7 Smt.Nagaratnamma Halekote
8 Sri.V.Yerriswamy yemmiganur
9 Sri. Jane Hanumanna Kuduthini
10 Smt.N.M.Gayathri Rajashekaraiah Kurugodu
11 Smt. Mamatha Suresh Chimnahalli Hampasagara
12 Sri.Gonalu Rajashekara gouda Moka
13 Sri.Mallikarjuna Rupanagudi
14 Sri. Ramudu Sanganakallu
15 Smt. Latha Yashwanth Nagar
16 Sri. Bheema naik Chornur
17 Smt. Pushpa Taranagar
18 Sri. Sharanappa Kottaginahal Torangallu
19 Sri. H.laxmana Devagiri
20 Smt. Shobha Bedigeri Holalu
21 Smt. Aruna Thippareddy Korlagundi
22 Sri. Annadana Reddy Meti Papinayakanahalli
23 Smt.Thippi Bai Takranaik Mariyammnahalli
24 Smt. Sharada Prasad. S. Ujjini
25 Sri.K.M. Shashidhar Hosalli
26 Smt. Savithramma Gudekote
27 Smt. K. Sunanda Bai M.B. Iyyana Halli
28 Smt. Meenakshamma Suladahalli
29 Sri. Channabasavana Gouda Gajapura
30 Smt. Durugammanavara Rogani Hulugappa Hampapatna
31 Sri.Karibasavana Goudaru Kogali
32 Smt. Hemalavva Krishna naik H.B. Halli
33 Smt. Sumangalamma Gubaji Devasamudra
34 Sri.Vasantha (Vasu) Hire Hadagali
35 Smt. K.B. Nalina Sogi
36 Sri.Thota Naik Ittigi
Taluk Panchayath Presidents
1 Sri. P. Gadilingappa Ballari
2 Smt. Pujar Durugamma Hadagali
3 Smt. Tarahalli Halamma Hospet
4 Smt. Vijayalakshmi P Hagaribommana Halli
5 Smt. Ambamma Siruguppa
6 Smt. J. Bharamakka Sandur
7 Smt. Pramila Chidanandagouda Kudligi

 

Whos is who

:: Know our Chief Executive Officer::

Name Sri. Mohammad Salahuddin Photo of sri.Mohd. Salauddin, CEO Bellary
Date of Birth 26.01.1956
Qualification Graduate
Marital Status Married
Hobbies -
Service
  1. Worked as Commissioner, AHVS Department, B'lore.
  2. Working as CEO Zilla Panchayat since 28-02-2014

 

Deputy Secretary Administration

Deputy Secretary Development

Shri. Mahammed Vajid Khaji, KES

Shri. K Shivarame Gouda, KGS

Chief Planning Officer

Cheif Accounts Officer

Shri. Chandrashekar

Shri. Dr.A. Channappa, KSAS

Taluka Panchayat - Executive Officers

Siruguppa Sri. Radhakrishna Reddy Hospet Sri. Ramesh Talwar
Ballari Sri. Basappa H.B.Halli Sri. Veeraiah
Sandur Sri. Sannaveerappa Kudligi Sri. Shivappa
  Hadagali Sri. Dr.H.Rangappa
Panchayath Raj Engineering Division-Execuive Engineers
Ballari Sri.D T Hanumantappa 08390-242173
Hadagali Basavanagouda B, 08399-240226
Panchayath Raj Engineering Sub Divion-AEE
Ballari M Ramesh 08392-256203
Siruguppa Hanumantha Reddy 08392-221257
Hospet Muttaiah 08394-231048
Sandur S.M.Basavaraj 08395-260355
Kudligi H.Veerappa 08391-220222
H.B.Halli Prabhu 08397-238220
Hadagali B Maheshappa 08399-240281