Citizens can file their Suggestions/Objections online on Telangana New Districts Portal/ Citizens can file their Suggestions/Objections online on New Districts Formation in Telangana State:
People will be given 30 days time to give their suggestions or lodge objections on the draft proposals: Citizens can file their Suggestions/Objections online on New Districts Formation in the State of Telangana.
The Telangana government on Monday issued preliminary notification for creation of 17 new districts in the State. The State government will also create 15 new revenue divisions and 46 new mandals. It has invited suggestions and objections from people in 30 days time. Separate cells would be opened at all district collectorates to receive complaints from athe people.
The proposed new districts are
- Acharya Jayashankar,
- Jagtial, Kamareddy,
- Komaram Bheem,
- Hanam konda and
- Tthe districts’ reorganisation was being done as per the Telangana Districts Formation Act, 1974 and Telangana District Formation Rules, 2016.
The reorganisation of districts and division or mandals would be based on area, population, demand under the land revenue and other revenues, historical association, geographical contiguity, physical features, common interests and problems, cultural and educational requirements and infrastructural facilities and economic progress of the areas. A new website newdistrictsformation.gov.in was also created to elicit views from people on the formation of new districts within a month.
People would be given 30 days time to give their suggestions or lodge objections on the draft proposals either with the district Collectors or Chief Commissioner of Land Administration, he said, adding that districts were being reorganised for administrative ease, convenience, betterment and development of people. The final decision on new districts won’t be against people’s wishes.
Advertisements would be given in newspapers so that people could come to an understanding as to where their area would be, after reorganisation of mandals, revenue divisions and districts. He assured that proposals in the draft notification would not be final and they could undergo changes.
Government of Telangana has taken up the task of Districts reorganization of the existing districts excluding Hyderabad, for better administration and development of the areas comprised therein and for matters connected therewith as per the Telangana Districts Formation Act, 1974 and Telangana District Formation Rules, 2016 Under Section 3 of the said Act.
The Government may by notification from time to time, for the purposes of Revenue administration, divide the state into such districts, divisions and Mandals and each district shall consist of such Revenue divisions and each Revenue Division shall consist of such Mandals and each Mandal shall consist of such villages and the Government may by notification from time to time specify in this behalf.