Revenue has its presence in all the nook and corners of the District. The hierarchy of the Department is as such:

  • Deputy Commissioner
  • Additional Deputy Commissioner
  • Assistant Commissioner Revenue
  • Tehsildar
  • Naib Tehsildar
  • Girdawar
  • Patwari

The main functions of the Revenue Department

  1. Maintenance and updating and preservation of land records and consolidation of land holdings.
  2. Recovery of other Misc. loans, advances, outstanding declared as arrears of Land Revenue.
  3. To arrange land for Govt./Semi Govt. Departments for public purposes by way of Acquisition/allotment.
  4. To implement various Laws pertaining to land like Land Revenue Act etc. To protect Kahcharai and other State lands from encroachments/wrongful use. Disaster Management and incentive delivery.
  5. Relief & Rehabilitation works.
  6. Issuance of certificates such as PRC, RBA, OBC, ST, SC and LOC etc.
  7. Settlement of disputes pertaining to land.
  8. To carry out land Reforms & Settlement Operations.
  9. To register births & deaths in rural areas.
  10. Details of Grievance Redressal Mechanism and how to access the same

In Revenue Department grievance cells are already functional at Tehsil Level, Sub-Division Level, District Level, Division Level and State level.

Tehsil Level

The Tehsildar is hearing the General public during working hour every day. In his absence Naib Tehsildar attends to the public.

Sub Division Level

Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) is hearing public during working hour every day.

District Level

The Deputy Commissioner/Addl. Deputy Commissioner/ Assistant Commissioners are hearing the general public during office hours every day at District headquarter.

Expectation from citizen clients

The Department expects from the citizens their full cooperation to provide correct and authentic inputs to main correct record and issue various certificates to the eligible person by the Department Besides the Department expects their cooperation to eradicate corruption at every level

Revenue Department