District Administration

 
 

The South District with its head quarter at Namchi is headed by the District collector who is in charge of the overall administration of the district and co-ordinates the functioning of all other state government department departments and PSUs within the district.

The office of the District collector has several sections which are supervised by various officers of the rank of Sub-Divisional Magistrates and Deputy Director. The district collector is supported by the Additional District Collector who looks after certain sections of the Collectors.





The District Collector and the District Magistrate:

        PERSONAL PROFILE


          ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Overall in charge of the District and Head of Administration
  • Sachiva, Zilla Panchayat, South District
  • Chairman, District Consumer Protection Council
  • Chairman, District Level Relief Committee
  • Chairman, Local Level Committee (Spastic Society)
  • Chairman, National Rural Health Mission
  • Chairman, District TB Control Society
  • Chairman, District Cancer Control Programme
  • Chairman, District Disaster Management Committee
  • Chairman, Jawahar Navodaya Vidalaya, Ravangla
  • Chairman, Agricultural Technology Management Agency
  • Chairman, Prime Ministers Employment Generation Programme
  • Chairman, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sagathan (Ministry of Youth & Sports, Govt, of India)
  • President, JNMIL (Blind School), Boomtar, Namchi
  • Chairman, District Coordination Committee
  • Chairman, District Consultative Committee, (Lead Bank)
  • Chairman, Samdruptse Managing Committee
  • Chairman, South District Football Association
  • Chairman, Namchi Mahotsav Organizing Committee
  • Chairman, Sarva Sikshya Abhiyan
  • Chairperson in District Level-The Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006
  • Chairman, District Level Vigilance and Monitoring Committee under Rule 16 & 17 of SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Rules, 1995
  • Certificate Officer, Sikkim Public Demand Recovery Act, 2006
  • To exercise powers conferred by sub-section(1) of Section 21 of Sikkim Anti Drugs Act, 2005
  • District Appropriate Authority - the Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques (Regualtion and Prevention of Misuse) Act, 1994
  • To deal with provisions under sub-section(5) of Section 68 of the Electricity Act, 2003
  • Authorized Officer - the Cable Television Network (Regulation) Act, 1995
  • Executive Authorities - the Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993
  • Member in District Level Committee to deal with issues relating to infrastructure of Subordinate Courts at District


The Superintendent of Police

         PERSONAL PROFILE


            ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Overall in charge of police matters of the district

 



The Additional District Magistrate:

 
 
 
Name: Mr. Subash Das Rai
 
 
Contact No: 9434127259
 
 
Previous Posting: Welfare Officer (Welfare Division, SJE&WD)
 
 
Succession List:
SL.No.
NAME
FROM
TO
1
Mr. Lhendup Dorjee
23.07.1987
30.09.1990
2
Mr. D.P. Sharma
01.10.1990
18.11.1991
3
Mr. S.P. Subba
19.11.1991
30.09.1993
4
Mr. V.P. Pathak - IAS
01.10.1993
26.04.1995
5
Mr. A.K. Jain - IAS
27.04.1995
07.06.1996
6
Mr. D.T.Bhutia - SCS
08.06.1996
23.08.1998
7
Mr. K.S. Vas - IAS
24.08.1998
31.10.1999
8
Mr. S.L. Rai - SCS
01.11.1999
05.02.2004
9
Mrs. Tara Sampang
06.02.2004
01.08.2004
10
Mr. C.M. Shilal
02.08.2004
07.11.2004
11
Mrs. Yasoda 'B' Mukhia
08.11.2004
01.2009
12
Mr. S.L. Rai - SCS
01.2009
01.11.2012
13
Mr. S.T. Tamang - SCS
05.2012
01.02.2013
14
Mr. Anil Prakash Rai - SCS
21.02.2013
18.02.2014
15
Mr. Kapil Meena - IAS
26.02.2014
14.10.2014
16
Mr. Karma Bonpo- IAS
17.11.2014
 
17
Mr. Subash Das Rai - SCS
21.04.2016
 
     

          ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Second in command
  • Issue of the Certificate of Identification
  • Designated passport Officer
  • Administration of the District Administrative Centre and the office of the District collector
  • Nodal Officer for Inter-Departmental Co-ordination and Communication
  • Co-ordination with all other agencies within and outside the District
  • Public Information Officer under the Right to information
  • Marriage Officer for Registration of Hindu Marriage under Hindu Marriage(Sikkim) Rules
  • Nodal Officer for the Grievance Redressal related to the Departments other than the office of the District Collector
  • Nodal Officer for the implementation of the Citizen’s Charter
  • Protocol
  • Election
  • Enforcement of All the Laws, Rules and Regulations empowered with
  • All other works delegated by the District Collector



The Additional District Collector - Development (Namchi)

 
 
 
Name: Mrs Benu Gurung
 
 
Contact No: 9434117309 /  9933780280 (M)
 
 
Previous Posting: SDM East
 
 
Succession List:
SL.No.
NAME
FROM
TO
1
Mr. S.W.Tenzing, IAS    
2
Mr. Naree Tshering Bhutia,IAS    
3
Mr. Alok Rawat, IAS    
4
Mr. N.D Chingapa, IAS    
5
Mr. Santa Pradhan, SCS    
6
Mr. A.K. Srivastava,IAS    
7
Mr. T.N.Dhakal,SCS    
8
Mr. K. Jaikumar, IAS    
9
Mr. Sonam Dorjee Bhutia, SCS    
10
Mr. Pemba Tamang, SCS    
11
Mr. H.B.Rai, SCS    
12
Mr. D.T.Bhutia, SCS
September,1998
13.7.2008
13
Mr. L.P.Chettri, SCS
14.7.2008
06.8.2010
14
Mr.D.K.Pradhan, SCS
07.8.2010
January, 2013
15
Mrs.Benu Gurung, SCS
February, 2013
 
     
     Gram Vikas Adhikaries under ADC(Dev.), Namchi.
  1. Mr. Bimal Rai, GVA - Namchi  - 8509120766
  2. Mr. A.B. Gurung, GVA - Namthang -9593790384
  3. Mr. Dinesh Pradhan, GVA - Sumbuk - 9434447850
  4. Miss Baby Mukhia, GVA - Jorethang - 9733038088.

     Responsibilities regarding schemes of ADC(Dev.), RM&DD-Namchi

  1. MGNREGA
  2. CMRHM
  3. REDRH / CEDH
  4. SBM(G)
  5. IAY
  6. Functions under PRI
  7. SAGY

     Responsibilities regarding schemes of  Gram Vikas Adhikaries-MGNREGA

  • CMRHM
  • REDRH / CEDH
  • SBM(G)
  • IAY
  • Issue of certificates- Income Certificate, SC/ST/OBC/MBC certificates, Employment Card, Unmarried Certificate, Birth Certificate and disbursement of different type of  Pensions.
  • Functions under PRI
  • Natural Calamity.

 



The Additional District Collector - Development (Ravangla)

 
 
 
Name: Mr. D.B. Rawath
 
 
Contact No: 9434169493
 
 
Previous Posting: Joint Secretary (SICB)
 
 
Succession List:
SL.No.
NAME
FROM
TO
1
Mr.Tashi Chophel, SCS    
2.
Mr. D.B.Rawat    
 
     

Gram Vikas Adhikaries under ADC(Dev.), Ravangla.

  1. Mr. Sangam Rai, GVA - Ravangla  - 7031693929/8972677988
  2. Mr. Prem Kamal Rai, GVA - Temi - 9635691867/9474353053
  3. Mrs. Saloni Pradhan, GVA - Yangang - 7679650577
  4. Mr. Prem Kumar Subba, GVA - Wok - 9732614726

Responsibilities regarding schemes of ADC(Dev.), RM&DD-Ravangla

  1. MGNREGA
  2. CMRHM
  3. REDRH / CEDH
  4. SBM(G)
  5. IAY
  6. Functions under PRI
  7. SAGY

     Responsibilities regarding schemes of  Gram Vikas Adhikaries-MGNREGA

  • CMRHM
  • REDRH / CEDH
  • SBM(G)
  • IAY
  • Issue of certificates- Income Certificate, SC/ST/OBC/MBC certificates, Employment Card, Unmarried Certificate, Birth Certificate and disbursement of different type of  Pensions.
  • Functions under PRI
  • Natural Calamity.

 


 

The Sub-Divisional Magistrate (Headquarter):

 
 
 
Name: Mr Tushar Nikhare
 
 
Contact No: 9870234897/9970012897
 
 
Previous Posting: -
 
 
Succession List:
SL.No.
NAME
FROM
TO
1
Ms. Suchitra Rasaily - SCS
06.08.2004
31.12.2004
2
Mrs. Karma Ongmu- SCS
01.01.2005
13.02.2006
3
Mr. Subash Das Rai - SCS
13.02.2006
06.05.2007
4
Mr. B.K. Tamang - SCS
07.05.2007
31.01.2008
5
Ms. Yangchen Doma Tamang - SCS
01.02.2008
16.08.2011
6
Mr. Suman Thapa - SCS
23.08.2011
02.11.2011
7
Mr. P.B. Yonzon- SCS
02.11.2011
28.01.2013
8.
Mr. Karma Bonpo - IAS
24.8.2012
04.03.2014
9.
Mr. Samdup Bhutia - SCS
12.03.14
19.09.14
10.
Mr. Ragul K. - IAS
04.09.14
05.12.2015
11.
Mr. Tushar Nikhare - IAS
27.06.2016
 
     
           ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Disaster Management and Natural Calamities Fund
  • Officer in-Charge for Grievance Redressal within the Office the District Collector
  • Issue of all Certificates and Permission other than the Certificates Of Identification
  • Sub-Register for Registration of Form and Mortgage Deed
  • Marriage Officer for Registration of Civil Marriages
  • Deal with cases related to explosives under Explosive Rules 2008
  • Protocol
  • Election
  • Enforcement of All the Laws, Rules and Regulations empowered with
  • All other works delegated by the District Collector



The Deputy Superintendent of Police

           ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Overall in charge of police matters of the subdivisions

 


 

Deputy Director, Land Revenue and Disaster Management Department:

  • Land Acquisition
  • Mutation of Land
  • Compensation of Land
  • Issue of Parcha, Income Certificate, property Certificate, Non Encumberance Certificate and Search Certificate




Revenue Officer, Land Revenue and Disaster management Department:

  • Land Acquisition
  • Compensation of Land
  • Issue of Parcha, Income Certificate, property Certificate, Non Encumberance Certificate and Search Certificate