Zilla Panchayat Bidar:
The Government appoints the Chief Executive Officer to carry out administration of Zilla Panchayat and also appoints Chief Accounts Officer, Chief Planning Officer and one or more Deputy Secretaries who work directly under the Chief Executive Officer and assist him, at Taluk Level, Executive officers help CEO in implementing Taluk Level Programmes.
The rank of Chief Executive Officer is not below the rank of Deputy Commissioner of a district. Chief Executive Officer is designated head of department for all the department offices within the Zilla Panchayat. He is assisted in the discharge of his duties by Senior Officers in the Zilla Panchayat .
The work of Zilla Panchayat can be divided into following sections:
Administration Section : Headed by Deputy Secretary (Admn/Dev.). Duties: Establishment issues and general administration of all the departments within Zilla Panchayat.
Development Section : Headed by Deputy Secretary (Admn/Dev.). Duties: Execution of all rural development schemes, water supply schemes, Minor irrigation works, road works.
Accounts Section: Headed by Chief Accounts Officer. Duties: Receipts and releases of funds to all departments and various development schemes, taking up audit of all the departments coming under Zilla Panchayat.
Planning Section: Headed by Chief Planning Officer. Duties: Formulation of Draft Annual Plan, Formulation of action plan for development schemes, Monitoring & evaluation of schemes.
Council Section: Headed by Assistant Secretary. Duties: Recording the deliberations of Zilla Panchayat and various standing committees, follow ups on various decisions taken therein & other issues regarding the Zilla Panchayat members.