Particulars of Organization, Functions & Duties
[Section-4 (1) (b) (i)]
1) Brief History of the Public Authority & Context of its formation:
The Circle has started functioning w.e.f. 16.07.1979 as per Govt. Revenue and Excise Department Notification No. 51734/ R Dt.17.06.1979. Consolidation work initially started with 71 villages of Pattamundai P.S. And 6 villages of Kendrapara P.S. Area on issuance of notification No. 82967/ R Dt. 12.12.78 of Govt. of Odisha Revenue Department u/s. 3 (I) of the O.C.H. And P.F.L. Act 1972. Again 17 villages of Pattamundai P.S. Area and 6 villages of Kendrapara P.S. Area were notified u/s 3 (I) of the act in notification No. 41175-R Dt28.06.78 of the Govt. in Revenue and Excise department. Two villages under Pattamundai P.S. Area again were brought under the fold of consolidation by Revenue & Excise Department in their notification No. 7183-R Dt. 11.10.79. Thus in total 102 villages were brought under consolidation under the purview of this Circle. One Village namely Talangabasanta was bifurcated from the Revenue Village Dihapada on formulation of B.C.P. Vide Boards Letter No 5425 dt.02.03.84 raising the number of villages to 103 with an area of 16,781 Hector for consolidation operation.
Subsequently 12 villages of Pattamundai P.S. With an area of 1978 Hectors were denotified u/s 5 (I) of the Act.
Apart from above 41 villages with an area of 6258 Hector of Aul P.S. And 70 villages with an area of 8075 Hectors of Rajanagar P.S. were also brought under consolidation operation vide notification issued in Revenue and Excise Department No. 72677-R dt.21.11.88 Later 41 villages of Aul P.S. Have been denotified u/s 5 (I) of the Department notification 2576-R dt.26.6.90 and consolidation operation suspended in respect of 70 villages of rajanagar P.S. In Ranga Office Letter No. 1754 dt. 4.4.2001.
In course of time all the camps functioning in this circle have been closed except C.H. Camp Pattamundai where all the villages of defunct camps have been tagged.
Out of 103 villages taken up for consolidation, 91 villages have been finally published u/s 22 (2) of the Act and 12 villages have also been finally published u/s 13 (4) of the Act.
But out of the aforesaid finally published villages orders for denovo operation has been received from the Honorable Revisional Courts for formulation of consolidation work a fresh in respect of 7 villages namely Tatana, Sekhapur, Deuli, Jariabad, Anandapur, Andharua and Dosia.
2) Postal address of the Circle Office and Pattamundai C.H. Camp under this jurisdiction:
At/ Po- Pattamundai, Dist- Kendrapara, Pin- 754215
Pattamundai C.H. Camp:
At/ Po- Matia, Via- Pattamundai, Dist- Kendrapara, Pin- 754215
3) Working Hours of the Office:
10 A.M. To 5 P.M. In every working day except in Summer where the working hour is from 7 A.M. To 1 P.M. Without lunch break.
The working hour is 8 A.M. To 5 P.M. In all seasons.
4) Grievance Redress Mechanism:
Grievances of the Public and staff are heard on every wednesday of the week from 2 P.M. To 4. P.M. For redressal.
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