Block and Municipality

District Magistrate is the head of the District Administration. He is also the District Collector and also Executive Officer of Zilla Parishad. He is assisted by Addl. District Magistrate(General), Addl. District Magistrate(Development), Addl. Executive Officer, Addl. District Magistrate & D.L. & L.R.O , S.D.O(Sadar), S.D.O.(Manbazar), S.D.O.(Jhalda), S.D.O.(Raghunathpur), B.D.O.s of 20 Blocks and by other Officers.

There are twenty Blocks and three Municipalities under Purulia District namely:

Sub-Division Sl.No. Block/Municipality Name of the Block Development Officer/Executive Officer
Purulia Sadar 01 Arsha Shri Sankha Ghatak, WBCS (Exe)
Purulia Sadar 02 BALARAMPUR Shri Subhashis Ghosh, WBCS (Exe)
Purulia Sadar 03 Hura Shri Dhruvankar Thakur, WBCS (Exe)
Purulia Sadar 04 Purulia-I Shri Aniruddha Ghosh, WBCS (Exe)
Purulia Sadar 05 Purulia-II Debjit Roy, WBCS (Exe)
Purulia Sadar 06 Purulia Municipality
Manbazar 07 Barabazar Shri Masud Raihan, WBCS (Exe)
Manbazar 08 Bundwan Janab Kasif Sabir, WBCS (Exe)
Manbazar 09 Manbazar-I Shri Monoj Kumar Pahari, WBCS (Exe)
Manbazar 10 Manbazar-II Janab Golam Gosal Azam, WBCS (Exe)
Manbazar 11 Puncha Shri Anindya Bhattacharyya, WBCS (Exe)
Jhalda 12 Baghmundi Shri Debraj Ghosh, WBCS (Exe)
Jhalda 13 Jhalda-I Shri Rajkumar Biswas, WBCS (Exe)
Jhalda 14 Jhalda-II Smt. Ankita Upadhyay, WBCS (Exe)
Jhalda 15 Joypur Shri Biswajit Das, WBCS (Exe)
Jhalda 16 Jhalda Municipality Sri Raj Kumar Choudhuri
Raghunathpur 17 Kashipur Supreme Das, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 18 Neturia Shri Ajoy Kr. Samanta, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 19 Para Shri Goutam Mondal, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 20 Raghunathpur-I Robi Shankar Gupta, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 21 Raghunathpur-II Shri Anamitra Som, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 22 Santuri Subhajit Bera, WBCS (Exe)
Raghunathpur 23 Raghunathpur Municipality Shri Subir Kumar Banerjee