Administration



DC Office, Seppa.

Deputy Commissioner (DC) is the Administrative Head of the district who is aided by sub-ordinate level Administrative Officers like Addl. Deputy Commissioner (ADC), Extra Assistant Commissioner (EAC), Circle Officer (CO), etc along with HODs (Head of Department) of various departments. The Administrative Units below the level of the district are based on the clusters of certain entities like circles, villages, households, etc.

The East Kameng District is comprised of 3(three) Sub-Divisions for better Administrative purposes which are Seppa, Seijosa and Chayangtajo. The Administrative responsibility of Seppa Sub-Division along with the Deputy Commissioner, East Kameng District who is the overall in charge of the District.

The Chayangtajo and Seijosa Sub-Divisions are under the charge of a Sub-Divisional Officer. These Sub-Divisions are further sub-divided into circles, which is treated as the lowest unit of administrative machinery and the circles is looked after by a circle officer and Extra Assistant Commissioner. According to 2001 Census, there was 11 (eleven) circles. But after 2001 Census 2 (two) new circle created and established at Gyawe-Purang and Dissing-Passo Circle. At present there are 13(thirteen) circles in East Kameng District.


SP Office, Seppa


A cluster of circles form a Sub-Division with Sub-Divisional Officer (SDO) as the Administrative Head. However, some of the sub-divisions which have been upgraded to the status of ADC Headquarter with some additional or independent financial and establishment related powers are headed by ADCs.

A sub-division is further divided in terms of cluster of villages which form a Circle - the lowest Administrative Unit with CO as the Administrative Head.

Further, in order to better administer and implement the Rural Development (RD) schemes or programmes, the district is also divided into certain blocks called Community Development Blocks (CD-Blocks). These CD-Blocks are headed by Block Development Officers (BDOs).

The three(3) administrative sub-divisions as follows:-

Sl. No.

Sub-Division

Name of Circle

Year of Opening

Rank of Officer in Charge

Remarks

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

2

Seppa

1. Seppa

1953

Deputy Commissioner

 

 

 

2. Pipu

1966

Circle Officer

 

 

 

3. Gyawe-purang

2003

-do-

 

 

 

7. Richukrong

1998

CO

 

 

 

8. Lada

1980

-do-

 

 

 

9. Veo (Pizirang)

2000

-do-

 

3.

Seijosa

6. Seijosa

1953

SDO

Upgrades from EAC to SDO post on 2008

 

 

5. Dissing – Passo

2003

CO

 

 

 

4. Pakke-Kessang

1966

EAC

Upgraded from CO to EAC post on 2002

1

 Chayang Tajo

1. Chayang Tajo

1953

Sub-Divisional Officer

Upgraded from EAC to SDO post on 1996

 

 

2. Bameng

1953

Extra Assistant Commissioner

 

 

 

3. Khenewa

1953

Circle Officer

 

 

 

4. Sawa

1995

Circle Officer

 

Source: DC Office, Seppa.

CIRCLES   AND ROAD CONNECTIVITY

Sl No

Name of Administrative Centre

Year of Establishment

Distance from District Hqr (KM)

Distance
(Latest)
(KM)

Status of Road Connectivity

Designation of the Admn. Head

Altitude in (m) above Sea Level

Rainfall (mm)

1.

Bameng

15-01-1953

47

45

By road

EAC Hqr

1358

1788

2.

Chayang Tajo

01-01-1953

81

80

By road

SDO Hqr

1906

2926

3.

Dissing Passo

21-11-2003

N/A

 

 

CO Hqr

 

 

4

Khenewa

26-01-1953

60

54

Upto Margengla & by foot

CO Hqr

1060

2913

5

Gyawe Purang

09-07-2004

 N/A

 

 

CO Hqr

 

 

6

Lada

26-01-1980

84

45

Upto Bameng & by foot

CO Hqr

1260

 

7

Pakke- Kessang

15-08-1966

121

86

By road

EAC Hqr

1100

 

8

Pipu-Dipu

04-08-1956

58

40

Partially con'ted

CO Hqr

1200

 

9

Veo (Pijirang)

 

30

34

By road

CO Hqr

 

 

10

Richukhrong

31-03-1998

81

33

Upto Bana & by foot

CO Hqr

 

 

11

Sawa

01-01-1995

76

58

Upto Margengla & by foot

CO Hqr

 

 

12

Seijosa

15-08-1963

288

288

By road viz Balipara(Assam)

CO Hqr

163

3742

13

Seppa

01-06-1980

0

0

213KM from Tezpur by Motorable

District Hqr

363

2212


8 Community Development Blocks are as follows:-


S.no

Name of Block

Year of Establishment

Name of BDO

HQ

Circles within the Block

Distance from HQ

1

Seppa

1960-61

Kampu Dolo

Seppa

Seppa

0

2

Bameng

1964-65

Topek Kakki

Bameng

Bameng, Lada

45

3

Chayangtajo

1964-65

Dahey Sangno

Chayangtajo

Chayangtajo & Part of Sawa

81

4

Pakkekessang

1977-78

N/A

Pakkekessang

Pakkekessang & Part of Pijirang

86

5

Bana

2002-03

W. Ramdasow

Bana

Richukhorang & Part of Seppa

42

6

Pipu

2002-03

Akung Gyadi

Pipu

Pipu & Gawepurang

40

7

Seijosa

2002-03

Sanjoy Dolo

Seijosa

Seijosa & Dissing Passo

288

8

Khenewa

2010-11

Topek Kakki

Khenewa

Khenewa & Part of Sawa

54

A total of 7 Community Development Blocks which are headed by BDOs till June, 2011. A new block of Khenewa is constituted in July, 2011. There are totally 8 CD Blocks at present.

POLITICAL SET UP:
            The process of democratic decentralization began in this district in the year 1976, with introduction of Panchayat Raj Organisation Act 1967. Under this regulation the Gram Panchayat exists at the village level. The Anchal Samities covered in the Block level and Zilla Parishad covered all districts with a view to develop socio economic condition of this district as a whole.
                The district has a segment of 1-Arunachal west Parliamentary constituency and 5(five) Assembly constituencies viz. 8-Bameng Assembly constituency, 9-Chayangtajo Assembly constituency, 10-East Seppa Assembly constituency, 11-west Seppa and 12-Pakke-Kessang Assembly constituency.

According to present available Data:-

1. No. of Parliamentary constituency            - 01
2. Number of Assembly constituencies         - 05
3. Number of Zilla parishad                          - 01

MP LIST

Sl. No

Parliamentary

Name

Party

Contact

1.

Arunachal West Parliamentary

Shri Takam Sanjay

INC

 

MLA LIST

Sl. No.

Constituency

Name of Candidate

contact

1.

8-Bameng(ST) A/C

Shri Kuamar Waii

222273/223292 (SPA)
2290677/2215810 (ITA)

2.

9-Chayangtajo(ST) A/C

Smti Karya Bagang

222243

3.

10-Seppa East(ST) A/C

Shri Tapuk Taku

223366/222267

4.

11-Seppa West(ST) A/C

Shri Tani Loffa

223244

5.

12-P/kessang(ST) A/C

Shri Atum Welly.

222272/223437