The Sub-divisional Officer(Civil) is the chief civil officer of the Sub-Division. In fact, he is a miniature Deputy Commissioner of his Sub-Division. He possesses adequate powers to co-ordinate work in the sub-division. He exercises direct control over the Tehsildars and their staff.
Is SDM is a IAS officer?
Yes, SDM is an IAS officer. SDM stands for SUB DIVISIONAL MAGISTRATE, SDM is a title given to the head official of a district subdivision, an administrative officer that is sometimes below the level of district.
Who comes under SDM?
SDM is authorized by Collector magistrate, tax inspector and all tehsils or subdivisions will be under the control of the Subdivisional Magistrate. SDM has complete control over his subdivision’s Tahsildars and represents a link of connection among both his subdivision’s District Officer and Tahsildars.
Is SDM a Class 1 officer?
SDM stands for sub – divisional magistrate. Yes sub divisional magistrate is a class first officer.
What does a SDM do?
Definition of SDM as per the Law
p.c.and under section 23 Cr. P.C., the Sub-divisional Magistrate like other Executive Magistrates of the District is subordinate to the District Magistrate and is responsible for the maintenance of law and order within the limits of his local jurisdiction.
Do SDM get bodyguards?
About providing bodyguards
Body guard is there when you are DM, Divisional Commissioner and Chief Secretary. That is around 5 to 6 years in your career. Rest of the time, no such facility is provided even if you are equally vulnerable.
Who can suspend IAS officer?
3. Whether Central Government/ Ministries/ Departments are competent to suspend/ institute departmental proceedings against an IAS officer? The Government in connection with whose affairs, the officer was serving at the time of alleged misconduct.
Can IAS buy BMW?
IFS officers can afford Audi ,BMW or Mercedes( they can buy cars duty free ). Even an IAS officer can buy one after 10 to 15 years of savings from salary.
Who is bigger SDM or DM?
A DM has greater powers than SDM. There is only one DM in a district. Both DM and SDM enjoy similar perks and benefits in their service, but a DM will get a little increase in their salary.
Does DSP salute SDM?
DSPs are gazetted officers too like SDMs. Both SDM(Sub-Divisional Magistrate) and DSP(Deputy Superintendent of Police) are recruited through State civil services. Therefore, A DSP never salutes an SDM.
Is SDM a judge?
A Sub-Divisional Magistrate is a title which is sometimes given to the head official of a district subdivision, an administrative officer that is sometimes below the level of district, depending on a country’s government structure. SDM is generally an officer of State Public Service Commission ranking.
Is SDM a good post?
Selection of service depends upon candidate. There are certain pros and cons of both services. But central services are better than state services in terms of power and certain other terms. After IAS, IPS (All India Service) and IRS (Central Group A Service), SDM is definitely a better choice.
Which car is given to SDM?
Usually, they are assigned cars like Mahindra Bolero, Toyota Innova, or Maruti Suzuki SX4.