Functions of Chief Planning Office:

Name of the Officer: Shri . J.Venkat Ramana.

Agriculture Statistics : Rainfall:

1.Everyday rainfall is  measured @ 8.30 A.M. by Deputy Tahsildar in each Mandal and noted in the Tahsil Office.

2.The MPSO concerned will report the daily rainfall to the district office.

3.At the district level every day the analysis of rainfall will be taken up and communicated regularly to the Directorate and concerned Officers.


Collects Rainfall, Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Pressure, Humidity and Temperature in addition it also measures Global radiation and soil moisture at desired location at every one hour interval and transmits it in the form of SMS using GSM technology.
The data is being used by stake holders for proper planning and implementation of varied government programs and schemes. AWS data is also being used by Agriculture Insurance Company of India for implementation of Weather Based Crop Insurance Scheme (WBCIS) for various crops in the districts.

Seasonal Conditions:

Every Wednesday all MPSOs of the Mandals will prepare a report on seasonal conditions on (a) rainfall (b) Area sown particulars upto the reporting week (c) Condition of the standing crops.

Cropped area particulars:

Collection of area sown figures of all food and non-food crops for preparation of Agricultural Abstracts for (2) seasons i.e., Kharif and Rabi.
Area sown particulars are  used for collection of Farm Harvest prices during peak harvesting season from all mandals in the district.

Timely Reporting of Agricultural Statistics (TRAS):

Under TRAS every year 20% of villages will be selected in each Mandal and the same is  communicated to the concerned mandals.
In the selected villages cropped area particulars  furnished in the pahanis by the VROs will be reported  in the prescribed TRAS cards.
In the scheme (4) TRAS cards consisting of all crops area sown figures of current year and previous year for both the seasons will be  collected and submitted to DE&S.

General Crop Estimation Surveys (GCES):

The objective of crop estimation surveys is to obtain the estimates of average yield per hectare (productivity) and total production of principal crops at district level by conducting of crop cutting experiments.
The sample size will be fixed in proportion to the area under each crop in the district.
In each Mandal in the selected villages under TRAS the crop cutting experiments on food and non-food crops will be conducted.

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY):

The crop selected for PMFBY 2019-20 in Wanaparthy district is Paddy during Kharif and Groundnut during Rabi under village made as Insurance Unit.
For conduct of crop cutting experiments 138 Insurance Units are  constituted  consisting of 558 experiments during Kharif and 113 insurance Units consisting of 488 experiments during Rabi 2019-20 involving 65 Agricultural Etention Officers (AEOs) and 13 Part time Primary Workers.

Prices Collection:

The prices are being  collected on daily, weekly and monthly basis for compilation of inflation at different levels from mandals and divisional headquarters.
The collection of price statistics is a very important parameter in estimation of GSDP.
Prices are being collected on various components like (a) essential commodities (b) agricultural prices in each season (c) wages of agriculture and non-agriculture labour (d) wholesale prices of livestock and live stock products (e) prices of building material.

Industrial Statistics:

Annual Survey of Industries (ASI):

The Annual Survey of Industries (ASI) is the principal  source for most of the basic statistics of the industrial sector.
The ASI covers the entire Manufacturing  sector comprising of Factories registered under Factories Act 1948.
The information collected is being  used for estimation of GSDP.

Index of Industrial Production (IIP):

To avoid delay in the availability of ASI data the IIP is introduced to collect monthly index of industrial production.
This data is used at various levels in Government for policy making decision and useful in the Banking and corporate sectors.

Business Register (BR):

Information is collected from all the establishments registered under Registration of (7) Acts.
Other Statistics:

Hand Book of Statistics:

This publication is being published every year continuously consisting of complete information on different sectors of the district.

Adhoc Surveys:

In every (5) years adhoc surveys such as Census of Land Holdings, Minor Irrigation Census and Economic Census are  being taken up.

Socio Economic Surveys (SES):

The National Sample Surveys is  set up by the  Govt. of India in 1950 for collection of socio-economic data employing scientific sampling methods.
On the same lines state DE&S is  conducting field surveys and samples allotted by NSSO.
The data collected from sample surveys such as generation of Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR), Workforce Participation Rate (WPR), Unemployment Rate (UR), Monthly Per capita Consumption Expenditure (MPCE) and Gross Value Added Per Worker (GVA per worker) are used in estimation of Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) and District Domestic Product (DDP).



Telangana State Remote Sensing Applications Centre (TRAC) is an autonomous scientific organization under Planning Department, Government of Telangana. It is the nodal agency for Remote Sensing (RS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) & Global Positioning System (GPS) applications in Telangana.

Planning: Constituency Development Programme (CDP):

On the recommendations of Hon’ble MLAs/MLCs to the tune of Rs.3.00 crores developmental works are being sanctioned in each Assembly Constituency in a year.

Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS):

Hon’ble MPs of Nagarkurnool and Mahabubnagar Parliamentary Constituencies have been optioned the Mahabubnagar district and Nagarkurnool Districts  as their Nodal Districts
On recommendations of the Hon’ble MPs (LS) as per their entitlement per year to the tune of Rs.5.00 crores developmental works are being sanctioned in each parliamentary constituency.

Special Development Fund (SDF):

On receipt of administrative sanctions from the Government under SDF the Executive Agency will be decided at district level and intimated to execute the  sanctioned works.

Crucial Balancing Fund (CBF):

The Government have allocated funds under Crucial Balancing fund (CBF) towards meeting the Contingency expenditure by the District Collector for completion of important works which are of urgent nature and according priority for any of the important socio economic development activities and felt needs of the people.

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