Zilla Praja Parishad

About Department

ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD, Nizamabad is a autonomous body having perpetual succession.It shall have powers to acquire, hold or dispose off property and enter into contracts and may by its corporate name, sue and be sued.The ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD, Nizamabad is the Apex body of Panchayat Raj institutions at the district level and has coordinating functions with the other two tiers of Panchayat Raj wise,(1) Gram Panchayat and (2) MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs.

Zilla Praja Parishad, Nizamabad has the following categories of members.

  1. ZPTC members elected by adult franchise from a ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD Territorial Constituency carved out in such a manner that each MANDAL PRAJA PARISHAD is declared as a constituency and returns candidate.
  2. Two persons belonging to minorities to be Co-Opted by ZPTCs in the manner prescribed (1) Muslims (2) Christians (3) Sikhs (4) Buddhists (5) Jains and (6) Parsis (Zoroastrians).
  3. The local MLAs are members of ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD such MLAs shall be entitled to speak in a Standing Committee but shall not be entitled to vote in such meetings unless they are members of such Standing Committees.
  4. The Local MPs are members of ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD such MPs will have right to speak and take part in the proceedings with the voting rights but shall not be entitled to vote in the Standing Committee Meetings unless the MPs are members of such Standing Committee.
  5. The member of Rajya Sabha who is a registered Voter in the district. In addition to the above members the following persons shall be permanent invitees to the meetings of the ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD but shall not be entitled to vide.
    • District Collector.
    • Chairman, Dist. Marketing Society.
    • Chairman, Zilla Grandhalaya Samstha.
    • Chairman, Dist. Co-Operative Central Bank.
    • All MANDAL PRAJA PARISHAD Presidents in the District.

Note:The District Collector, shall also be eligible to participate in the proceedings of the Standing Committees without voting rights.
The Zilla Praja Parishad have to constitute the following standing committees with the subject assigned.


Besides the role of review, monitoring of plan, and nonplan schemes specified under schedule I of the Act, the ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD will also exercise the following functions.

  1. Examine and approve the budgets of MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs within district.
  2. Distribute the funds allotted to the District by the Central or State Government among the MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs and Mandals within districts for which MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs are not constituted.
  3. Coordinate and consolidate the plans prepared in respect of the Mandals within the district and prepare plans in respect of the entire district.
  4. Secure the execution of the plans, projects, schemes or other works either solely relating to the individual Mandals or common to two or more Mandals in the district.
  5. Supervise generally the activities of the MANDAL PRAJA PARISHAD s in the district.
  6. Exercise and perform such of the powers and functions in relating to any development programme as the Government may by notification confer on or entrust to it.
  7. Advise Government on all Matters relating the developmental activities and maintenance of services in the district, whether undertaken by local authorities or Government.
  8. Advise the Government on allocation of work among Gram Panchayats and MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs and coordination of work between the said bodies and among the various Gram Panchayats themselves.
  9. Advise the Government on meetings concerning the implementation of any statutory or executive order specially referred to by the Government to the ZILLA PRAJA PARISHADs.
  10. Collect such date as it deems necessary.
  11. Publish statistics or other information relating to the activities of the local authorities.
  12. Require any local authority to furnish information regarding its activities.
  13. Accept trusts relating exclusively to the furtherance of any purpose for which its funds may be applied.
  14. Establish, maintain or expand secondary, vocational and industrial schools.
  15. Borrow money for carrying out the purposes of this Act, with the previous approval of the Government and subjects to such terms and conditions as may be prescribed.
    • The ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD may, with the approval of the Government, levy contributions from the funds of the MANDAL PRAJA PARISHADs in the District.
    • The resolutions of the Standing Committees have to brought before the general body which is empowered either to approve, modify, alter or rescind such resolutions.
    • The ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD may make Byelaws under the powers vested under sub-section (2) of sec.259 read with sections 266 & 270 after obtaining approval of the Government.



The Central Govt has sanctioned the amount to the state under the 15th Finance grant. As per the direction of the central govt., the state Govt of Telangana has released the funds to the ZPPs & MPPs as Tide grant and Untied grant under 15th finance funds vide GO.NO.37 PR&RD (GP) Dt:-28-10-2020 to take up the works in rural areas.

As per the Guidelines, the Tide grant has to be utilized for Drinking water facilities and sanitation works in rural areas and under the Untied grant for providing Science labs in Schools and additional classrooms to the Schools.

The Govt. has sanctioned 4.00 cr. to ZPP, Nizamabad during in the financial year of 2020-21and (104) works have been sanctioned and incurred expenditure for 55.00 lakhs for (25) works.


The state Govt. vide GO. NO 446, PR&RD, Dept Dt. 29-10-1998 have issued guide lines for utilization of funds released to Zpps as General fund,
as below:-
35% for maintenance office
9% for Drinking water
15% for SC EF
6% for ST EF
15% for W&EW

Out of the available funds, Rs:-70.00 lakhs have been sanctioned for taking up the (65) Works in rural areas and incurred expenditure for Rs:-13.00 Lakhs for (20) Works. All Works executed by the PR engineering wing.

Official Names and Contacts
S.No Name of the officer Designation Mobile No Email ID
1 Sri. D. RAJU Chairman 9849900109
2 Sri. I. GOVIND CEO 9849900106
2 M.Surendar Dy.Chief Executive Officer (FAC) 9989050833
Official Names and Contacts
S.No Name of the Mandal Name of the MPDO Mobile No Land Line Number EGS Mobile No
1 ARMOOR M.Lingaiah 9849900107 08463-222243 7095510950
2 BALKONDA M.Santhosh Kumar 9989050830 08463-232187 7095510951
3 BHEEMGAL B.Lingam, Supdt. (FAC) 9989050831 08463-238424 7095510953
4 JAKRANPALLY M.Brahmhanandam, Supdt(FAC) 9989050834 08463-271237 7095510962
5 KAMMARPALLY M. Gangadhar, Supdt (FAC) 9989050835 08463-272322 7095510965
6 MORTHAD PV Srinivas (FAC) (EO(PR&RD) Sirikonda) 9440007244 08463-288558 7095510971
7 NANDIPET K.Nagavardhan 9989050838 08462-271534 7095510973
8 VAILPOOR K. Rajveer 9989050841 08463-275003 7095510983
9 DHARPALLY V. Ganapathi 9989050832 08461-244247 7095510958
10 DICHPALLY M. Surender 9989050833 08461-221544 7095510959
11 MAKLOOR T. Sakriya 9849900108 08462-280030 7095510970
12 NAVIPET Syed Sajid Ali 9989050839 08462-276237 7095510974
13 NIZAMABAD J. Sanjeev Kumar 9989050836 08462-220544 7095510976
14 SIRKIONDA B.Chander 9490242029 08461-234126 7095510980
15 BODHAN LP Mallaiah 9849900110 08467-222102 7095510957
16 KOTAGIRI MD. Atheruddin 9989050846 08467-286251 7095510966
17 RENJAL K. Gopala Krishna, Supdt   (FAC) 9989050850 08467-276853 7095510978
18 VARNI V.Venugopal, E.O.(PR&RD) 9989050851 08467-281137 7095510982
19 YEDAPALLY V.Ramadevi 9989050852 08467-274538 7095510984