The Panchayati Raj Engineering Dept is in-charge of providing infrastructure facilities in Rural villages where around 70% of population are residing.


The objective of PRED is to plan, design, execute and maintain needed infrastructure facilities in rural areas and assisting local bodies such as construction and maintenance of rural roads, development of village internal roads, construction of buildings such as ZPP, MPP, GP, Community halls etc., under various programs. The total length of the rural roads under Panchayati raj Engineering Department as on 01.04.2020 is 67,664 kms in the State. The surface details are:

  • CC + BT roads 26259 kms
  • WBM roads 10035 kms.
  • Gravel roads 12998 kms.
  • Earthen roads 18372 kms.

  •   Vision of the Department

  • To connect all remaining unconnected habitations with All Weather roads.
  • Effective routine and periodic maintenance of all existing roads to prevent deterioration due to wear and tear and providing comfort to road users.
  • Black Topping (BT) all roads connecting Gram Panchayats to Mandal headquarters.