Nilgiris District Administrative System

Nilgiris Administrative Setup 

Collectorate

The Collectorate play a pivotal role in the District administration. Collector in the Cadre of I.A.S heads the District. He acts as the District Magistrate for maintaining Law and Order in his jurisdiction. He deals mainly with planning and development, law and order, general elections, arms licensing etc.The District Revenue Officer runs the Revenue administration under various enactments in the District. He is also designated as Additional District Magistrate. He mainly deals with civil supplies, land matters, mines and minerals, village officers etc.The District Revenue Officer (DRO) and Deputy Collectors assists the Collector in discharging their duties. The District Revenue Officer looks after all the branches of the Collectorate. He deals mainly with general administration and is vested with supervision of day-to-day functions of the Collectorate.The Project Officer District Rural Development Agency in the cadres of IAS/DRO , Personal Assistant Panchayat Development in the cadre of Deputy Collector, Assistant Director Town panchayats, Municipal commissioners & Municipal Corporation Commissioner areassisting collector in panchayat development and urban local body related works.

  1. Section A :: Administration, Forest Act, TNPPF, TNHS, JANMAN LANDS, LEAVE
  2. Section B :: Examinations, VIP Visits, RRA, Miscellaneous
  3. Section C :: Deals with Law & Order, Magisterial (Court/Legal) matters
  4. Section D :: Panchayat Development
  5. Section E :: Establishment, Bills, Audit, Pension
  6. Section F :: Excise Related
  7. Section G :: Patta Transfer, Survey Related
  8. Section H :: AdiDravidar and Tribal Welfare
  9. Section K :: Public Distribution System, Civil Supplies
  10. Section L :: Election
  11. Section N:: BNatural calamities, TN Hill Areas, NOON MEALS, e-Governance
  12. Section Q:: GRIEVANCES, PETITION, OAP
  13. Section R :: SCHEMES, SSS
  14. Section S :: BC WELFARE, MINORITY WELFARE
  15. Section U :: LAND RELATED
  16. AD(P) :: Panchayats Related Activities
  17. AD(audit) :: Audit and High Level committe
  18. PA(SS) :: Small Savings
  19. PA(NM) :: School Noon Meals Related Activites
  20. PO(DRDA) :: Rural Development and Panchayat Raj
  21. A.D(TP) :: Town Panchatyats related Activities

Revenue Administration

Name Total
Revenue Divisions 3
Revenue Taluks 6
Revenue Firkas 15
Revenue Villages 88
Revenue Divisions (3) :
S.No Division Name
1 Udhagai
2 Coonoor
3 Gudalur
Revenue Taluks (6) :
S.No Division Name Taluk Names
1 Udhagai 1. Udhagai
2. Kundah
2 Coonoor 3. Coonoor
4. Kotagiri
3 Gudalur 5. Gudalur
6. Pandalur
Revenue Firkas (15) :
S.No Division No.of Taluks No.of Firkas
1 Udhagai 2 5
2 Coonoor 2 6
3 Gudalur 2 4
Total 6 15

 

Revenue Firkas List :
Division Name Taluk Name Firka Name
Udhagai Udhagai
  1. Sholur
  2. Thuneri
  3. Udhagai Town
Udhagai Kundah
  1. Kundah
  2. Ithalar
Coonoor Coonoor
  1. Coonoor
  2. Ketti
  3. Melur
Coonoor Kotagiri
  1. Kotagiri
  2. Kil-Kotagiri
  3. Nedugula
Gudalur Gudalur
  1. Gudalur
  2. Devarsholai
Gudalur Pandalur
  1. Pandalur
  2. Cherambadi
Revenue Villages :
Division Name Taluk Name Village Name
Udhagai Udhagai
  1. Hullathy
  2. Kadanad I
  3. Kadanad II
  4. Masinagudi
  5. Naduvattam
  6. Sholur
  7. Ebbanad I
  8. Ebbanad II
  9. Kagguchi I
  10. Kagguchi II
  11. Kookal
  12. Thummanatty I
  13. Thummanatty II
  14. Thuneri
  15. Nanjanad I
  16. Nanjanad II
  17. Udhagai – Rural
  18. Udhagai Town(East)
  19. Udhagai Town(West)
Udhagai Kundah
  1. Bikkatty
  2. Ithalar I
  3. Ithalar II
  4. Mulligoor
  5. Balacola I
  6. Balacola II
  7. Kil – Kundah I
  8. Kil – Kundah II
  9. Kinnakorai
  10. Mel – Kundah
Coonoor Coonoor
  1. Coonoor Town
  2. Coonoor Rural
  3. Burliar
  4. Yedapally
  5. Ketti I
  6. Ketti II
  7. Ketti III
  8. Adigaratty I
  9. Adigaratty II
  10. Melur I
  11. Melur II
  12. Melur III
  13. Hulical I
  14. Hulical II
  15. Hubathalai
Coonoor Kotagiri
  1. Aracode
  2. Denad I
  3. Denad II
  4. Kadinamala
  5. Kengarai I
  6. Kengarai II
  7. Kokodu
  8. Konavakorai I
  9. Konavakorai II
  10. Nandhipuram
  11. Jackanarai
  12. Jagathala I
  13. Jagathala II
  14. Kotagiri I
  15. Kotagiri II
  16. Kotagiri III
  17. Naduhatty I
  18. Naduhatty II
  19. Hallimoyar
  20. Kallampalayam
  21. Kodanad
  22. Nedugula I
  23. Nedugula II
Gudalur Gudalur
  1. Cherumulli I
  2. Cherumulli II
  3. Mudumalai
  4. Nellakotta
  5. Sree Madurai
  6. Devala I
  7. Devala II
  8. Gudalur I
  9. Gudalur II
  10. O’Valley I
  11. O’Valley II
  12. Padanthorai I
  13. Padanthorai II
Gudalur Pandalur
  1. Cherangode I
  2. Cherangode II
  3. Erumad I
  4. Erumad II
  5. Moonad I
  6. Moonad II
  7. Nelliyalam I
  8. Nelliyalam II

 

Development

Development
Name Total
Panchayat Unions (Blocks) 4
Village Panchayats 35
Panchayat Unions / Blocks (4):
S.No Block Name
1 Udhagai
2 Coonoor
3 Kotagiri
4 Gudalur
Panchayat Union (Block) wise Village Panchayats(35):
Panchayat Union Name Village Panchayats
Udhagai Panchayat Union
  1. Kadanad
  2. Ebbanad
  3. Hullathy
  4. Kagguchi
  5. Thummanatty
  6. Nanjanad
  7. Thuneri
  8. Mulligoor
  9. Mel Kundha
  10. Balacola
  11. Doddabetta
  12. Ithalar
  13. Kookal
2. Coonoor Panchayat Union
  1. Hubbathalai
  2. Yedappalli
  3. Melur
  4. Burliyar
  5. Bandishola
  6. Beratty
3. Kotagiri Panchayat Union
  1. Thengumarahada
  2. Aracode
  3. Kadinamala
  4. Kodanad
  5. Nedugula
  6. Denad
  7. Kengarai
  8. Konavakkarai
  9. Naduhatty
  10. Jackanarai
  11. Kunjappanai
4. Gudalur Panchayat Union
  1. Cherangodu
  2. Nellakotta
  3. Mudumalai
  4. Sreemadurai
  5. Masinagudi

 

Local Bodies

Local Bodies
Name Total
Municipalities 4
Town Panchayats 11
Municipalities (4):
S.No Name
1 Udhagamandalam
2 Coonoor
3 Gudalur
4 Nelliyalam
Town Panchayats (11):
S.No Name
1 Devarshola
2 Jegathala
3 Ketti
4 Hulical
5 Kil-Kundah
6 Athigaratty
7 Naduvattam
8 Sholur
9 Bikkatti
10 O’Valley
11 Kotagiri