Ramban District was carved-out of the erstwhile District Doda keeping in view the backwardness, remoteness and aspiration of people of the area. District Ramban started functioning as independent unit on April 01, 2007. Terrain of district Ramban is tough and hilly. District Ramban shares its boundary with Reasi, Udhampur, Doda, Anantnag and Kulgam
Revenue Department is the multifaceted Organization in the administrative set up of the District. The department at the District Level is headed by Deputy Commissioner. The Department is responsible for preparation of revenue records, viz, jamabandies, Girdawari etc, land acquisition, relief & rehabilitation, Conduct of Elections, Maintainence of law & order, issuance of PRC/ Domicile/ Category Certificates, providing assistance to militancy related victims under SRO-43, etc.
District Ramban has the following Administrative Units:
Ramban is located at 33°14" N and 75°017" E longitudes with an altitude of 1000 M from Sea level.
To harness the hydroelectric potential of River Chenab state government started construction of 900 MW Baglihar Hydro electric Power Project at Chanderkote. Ist phase of 450 MWs has been commissioned with a cost of 5827 Crore. IInd phase of 450 MWs is targeted to be commissioned by Jul 2015 with estimated cost of 3113.19 Cr. Another Hydro Electric Project of 1850 MWs is coming up at Sawalakote.
A 9.2 km long tunnel (Chenani-Nashri Tunnel) is being constructed about 2 km from Chenani town. The tunnel will be the India's longest road tunnel when completed. It will reduce the distance from Chenani to Nashri by 31 km and reduce traffic jams on NH-1A that occur due to snowfall and avalanche in winter at Patnitop. About 2 km of the tunnel had been excavated by April 2012, about 50% of the length had been excavated by January 2013. and the excavation was completed in July 2015. The road in the tunnel may open in the first half of 2016. In addition to the main road tunnel (13.3m in diameter), there will be a smaller parallel escape tunnel (5m in diameter) for emergency services and extraction of smoke and persons in case of fire and accident. The tunnel is located at an elevation of 1200m and is being built using the latest NATM technique of sequential excavation and support. The tunnel will have a maximum overburden of 1,050m. The tunnel will reduce the elevation and hairpin bends associated with the existing highway. The gradient will also be reduced from 4.5% to about 0.5%. The Southern portal (end) of the tunnel is at 33.0463°N 75.2793°E and the Northern portal (end) of the tunnel is at coordinates 33.1285°N 75.2928°E. When the tunnel is completed, the highway will no longer pass through Patnitop. The tunnel will reduce the length of the highway by 31 km and the highway will bypass Patnitop. A new emergency hospital with capacity of 100 beds is also being completed at Chenani.
Circular regarding sanctioning of Casual Leave(CL) in favour of All District Officers/Other Officers working in the territorial jurisdiction of District Ramban
--District Development Commissioner, Ramban
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--ADIO NIC Ramban
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|1||Deputy Commissioner Ramban||Mohammad Aijaz||266789||9469039999|
|2||Addl. Distt. Dev. Commisisoner Ramban||Ravinder Nath Sadhu||266914||9419121574|
|3||ADC Ramban||Babu Ram||266630||9419137412|
|4||ACR Ramban||Vivek Puri||266903||9419150193|
|5||Assistant Commissioner (Dev), Ramban||Gul Hassan Kraipak||266800||9419166389/ 7298254885|
|6||Assistant Director, CA&PD, Ramban||Ab. Rashid Ganie||266497||9419166081|
|7||Assistant Director, Employment Ramban||Bhumika Sharma||266746||9797655964|
|8||Assistant Director, Handicrafts Ramban||Wahid-ul-Rehman||9018330900|
|9||Asstt. Director Fisheries Ramban||Fayaz Ahmad Fayaz||9419167645|
|10||Asstt. Regional Transport Officer, Ramban||Shammi Kumar||9419197999/ 9797590989|
|11||Chief Agriculture Officer Ramban||H.K Razdan||266059||9419136486|
|12||Chief Animal Husbandry Officer, Ramban||Dr. Romesh Razdan||266797||94192-12336|
|13||Chief Education Officer, Ramban||Mohd. Sharief||266915||9086707727|
|14||Chief Horticulture Officer, Ramban||V.K Bali||9419261097|
|15||Chief Medical Officer, Ramban||Dr. Mohd. Anwar Bhat||266796||9419166203|
|16||Chief Planning Officer, Ramban||Uttam Singh||266078/ 266900||9419164335|
|17||DFO, Batote||Amrik Singh||244224||9419236135|
|18||DFO, Ramban||Zuhaib Choudhary||266623||9419783428|
|19||District Information Officer, Ramban||Rajinder Singh||9419166630/ 9697557499|
|20||District Sheep Husbandry Officer Ramban||Dr. Ab. Wahid Dar||9419166614|
|21||District Social Welfare Officer, Ramban||Varunjeet Singh Charak||266907||9419109773|
|22||District Statics & Evaluation Officer, Ramban||Subash Chander||9796894742|
|23||District Treasury Officer, Ramban||Romesh Kumar||266689||94193184777|
|24||General Manager DIC Ramban||Bashir Ahmed Lone||9419225539|
|25||XEN. PMGSY Banihal||Ishwar lal Bhagat||9419964668|
|26||XEN. PMGSY Ramban||Ajay Kr. Raju||244935||9419161196|
|27||XEN. EM&RE, Batote||Habib Choudhary||244231||9419195892|
|28||XEN. Hydraulic Division Ramban||Himesh Manchanda||266287||9419188937/ 7298113436|
|29||XEN. PWD (R&B) Ramban||S.S Andhi||266649||9419194975|