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:

The Superintendent of Police:

The Additional District Magistrate:

The Additional District Collector – Development (Namchi):

The Additional District Collector – Development (Ravangla):

The Deputy Superintendent of Police:

Revenue Officer/Assistant Director – LR&DMD:


The District Collector and the District Magistrate:

Name: Ragul K., IAS

Previous Postings: Managing Director, Sikkim Milk Union

DM/DC,South Sikkim (2019 onwards)

Contact:03595-263734 (O), 03595263733 (R)

dmnamchi-skm[at]nic[dot]in

SUCCESSION LIST

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

Name: Mr Manish Verma – IPS

Previous Postings: SDPO Gyalshing

Contact No: 03595 263726(O) / 03595 263727(R) / 03595 264629(Fax)

E-mail: spsouth[at]sikkimpolice[dot]nic[dot]in

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Overall in charge of police matters of the district


The Additional District Magistrate

Name: Mr. Satyan Kumar Pradhan

Contact No: 9933999001

Previous Posting: ADC (East)

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: Mr Milan Kumar Subba

Contact No:

Previous Posting: Joint Director (Transport Department)

Block Administrative Officers under ADC(Dev.), Namchi.

  • Mr. Bimal Rai, BDO – Namchi – 8509120766
  • Mr. Mahendra Chettri, BDO – Namthang – 9932777222
  • Mr. Dinesh Pradhan, BDO – Sumbuk – 9434447850
  • Mr. P.K. Rai, BDO – Jorethang – 8768753817.

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

  • MGNREGA
  • CMRHM
  • REDRH / CEDH
  • SBM(G)
  • PMAY
  • Functions under PRI
  • 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.Suman Gurung

Contact No:

Previous Posting: Managing Director (SJE&WD)

Block Administrative Officers under ADC(Dev.), Ravangla.

  • Mr. Upendra Rai , BDO – Ravangla – 9733054657
  • Mrs. Krishna Kumari Gurung, BDO – Temi – 8250214947
  • Mrs. Saloni Pradhan, BDO – Yangang – 7679650577
  • Mr. Ranjan Rai, BDO – Sikkip – 9733108146

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

  • MGNREGA
  • CMRHM
  • REDRH / CEDH
  • SBM(G)
  • PMAY
  • Functions under PRI
  • SAGY

Responsibilities regarding schemes of Gram Vikas Adhikaries-MGNREGA

  • CMRHM
  • REDRH / CEDH
  • SBM(G)
  • PMAY
  • 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 Deputy Superintendent of Police

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Overall in charge of police matters of the subdivisions


Revenue Officer/Assistant Director – LR&DMD

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