Zilla Panchyath

ABOUT Zilla Panchyath

The Zilla Panchayat, Chamarajanagar, came into existence on March 1997, for decentralised planning and programme implementation at the grass root level. It was then called as Zilla Parishad, subsequently changed to Zilla Panchayat during 1995. As per the Karnataka Panchayat Raj Act, we have Zilla Panchayats, Taluk Panchayats, Grama Panchayats at district, taluk and village level respectively.

Area: 5100Sq. Km. Population:10,20,791 
Language: Kannada Villages: 509
Male: 5,12,231 Female: 5,08,560