a) DEPARTMENT PROFILE :
There are 1309 Temple and other institutions are situated in 46 Mandals of 5 Revenue Divisions in S.P.S.R.Nellore District. Out of them insufficient income generated institutions which are not assessable by the department are 1087.
It is submitted that in the district there are 222 institutions are situated which are income generated at present. The management of the income generated institutions is being managed by the Executive Officers mostly and remaining institutions are under the administrative control of the Founder trustees and executive authorities of the temples.
The institutions are classified as per the section 6 of Endowments Act 30/1987 as A,B,C,D- grade institutions having supervisory control of the Commissioner, Endowments Department, A.P. Gollapudi, Deputy Commissioner, Endowments Department, Guntur and Assistant Commissioner, Endowments Department, Nellore respectively besides of Regional Joint commissioner of Multi Zone –II, Tirupathi.
It is submitted that the institutions are classified basing on the income of the institutions annually as detailed below:-
|Income Range||Classification||Supervisory Authority|
|Rs. 1 crore above||6(a)||Commissioner||8|
|Rs.25 lakhs to 1 Crore||6(a)||Regional Joint Commissioner||14|
|Rs. 2 lakhs to 25 lakhs||6(b)||Deputy Commissioner||108|
|Rs. Upto 2 lakhs||6(c)||Assistant Commissioner||1172|
|Matams||6(d)||According to income||7|
Reconciliation of Revenue Records with that of Endowment Records: Endowments department owns an extent of Ac.23,546.17 Cts In S.P.S.R. Nellore District. Lands of the Endowments Department to be protected from encroachers. An extent of Ac. 646.10 Cts Which is situated in Urban and Rural is to be protected from the Encroachers..