Organization Chart
ADM South
Hauz Khas Sub Division
Saket Sub Division
Mehrauli Sub Division
SDM Election
BDO South
Sub Registrar VA
Additional District Magistrate, South


Additional District Magistrate  :  Smt Richa


Challenges of ADM office


         District –South is quite sensitive in respect of land acquisition matters, owning of the large scale acquisition of 13 South Delhi villages in the past for various Public /Government works.

         Since the promulgation of the new Land Acquisition Act, the District has been flooded with litigations before different courts.

Duties & functions of ADM

Ø  To act as Addl. Collector u/s 6 R/W Section 76 of DLR Act, 1954 and Section 3 (6) of DLR Act, 1954

Ø  To act as Collector u/s 105(1)(a) of Punjab Tenancy Act, 1887 and u/s 27(1)(a) of the Punjab Tenancy Act

Ø  To act as Land Acquisition Collector under clause (c) of Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894

Ø  To act as Registrar of marriage/marriage officer under the Special Marriage Act, 1954

Ø  To act as Adjudicating officer under the food safety & standards act, 2006

Ø  To act as Addl. Revenue Collector

Ø  To act as Estate officer under Public Premises (eviction of unauthorised occupants ) Act, 1971

Ø  To act as Presiding officer of the tribunal for Maintenance & Welfare of parents & Sr. Citizens

Ø  To act as the forest settlement officer under the Forest Act

Ø  To act as the First Appellate Authority under the Right to Information Act, 2005

Ø  To act as Head of Office of District – South

Ø  To act as Executive Magistrate u/s 109, 110, 133, 145, 174, 176 & other link provisions of the criminal procedure code

Ø  To act as Appellate Authority under the Electricity Act, 2003

Ø  To act as coordinator / member of the District advisory committee for permissions of borewell/tubewell

Ø  To act as the Electoral Registration officer for Assembly Constituency no. 48 (Ambedkar Nagar)

Ø  To act as convener of the District Disaster Management Committee

Ø  To act as the District Vigilance officer

Ø  To act as the Returning officer for Assembly Constituency no. 48 (Ambedkar Nagar)

Ø  To issue land status report for registration of documents

Ø  Conducting mohalla sabha’s

Ø  Member of District Development Committee

Ø  To act as Project officer of DUDA – South

Ø  Other Administrative & misc. Works like magisterial/fact finding enquiries as assigned by the GNCTD from time to time

Ø  General supervision of all the SDM’s concerned under the general guidance of the District Magistrate (South)

Office location:

The office of Additional District Magistrate South is in the office complex of DM South, M.B.Road, Saket, New Delhi.





Latest News
Advertisement 47APP on contract basis
Automated System of Allotment Govt. of Delhi (e-Awas)
Delhi Budget 2017_18
Discontinuation of physical printing of Government of India Gazettes
Draft Delhi Road Safety Policy
Empanelment of Ms ICSIL for hiring of contractual manpower
Extention of date Application for the post of Other Persons Members for Lok Adalats
Guidelines for Modal RFP Documents
Local Services
Important Links
Download Election Forms
Last Updated : 10 Aug,2016