Blocks/Tehsils/Panchayats

Blocks (Panchayat Samiti)

Jhalawar district is divided into 8 blocks (Panchayat Samitis). Each block has a BDO (Block Development Officer) to serve as the  representative of the district administration in the rural areas.

 

  • Aklera
  • Bakani
  • Bhawanimandi
  • Dag
  • Jhalarapatan
  • Khanpur
  • Manoharthana
  • Pirawa HQ Sunel
 
 
Various development works and projects at the rural level (Gram Panchayat Level) are run through Block Offices. One Gram Sevak is appointed at each Gram Panchayat to keep record of the development works and to project required development works. "Gram Sabha" (Village Meetings) are organized on fixed intervals to discuss about development of villages.

 

Tehsils

There are eleven tehsil headquarters in Jhalawar district. Each one has a Tehsildaar as the administrative officer. Whole department of a Tehsildaar work in accordance with the Land-record system to serve for the rural farmers and land-holders. The tehsils of district are:

  • Aklera
  • Asnawar
  • Gangdhar
  • Jhalrapatan
  • Khanpur
  • Manoharthana
  • Pachpahar
  • Pirawa
  • Sunel
  • Raipur
  • Bakani

 

 
 
A tehsil contains a number of "Patwar-Mandal", each of which has a Patwari to serve for the landholders and farmers.
 
 

Sub-Divisional Offices

      Eight Sub Divisional Officers (SDOs) work at the division level to distribute the power at local level. These are following - 

  • Aklera
  • Asnawar
  • Bhawanimandi
  • Gangdhar
  • Jhalawar
  • Khanpur
  • Manoharthana
  • Pirawa