FUNCTIONS OF THE ZILLA PRAJA PARISHAD
Examine and approve the budgets of Mandal Parishads in the District.
Distribute the funds allotted to the District by the Central or state Government among the Mandal Parishads.
Secure the execution of plans, projects, schemes or other works either solely relating to the individual Mandal Parishads or common to two or more Mandals in the District.
Supervise generally the activities of the Mandal Parishad.
Exercise and perform such of the powers and functions of the District Board including the powers to levy and tax or fees.
Exercise and perform such other powers and functions relating to any development programme as the Government may by notification confer on or entrust to it.
Advise government on all matters relating to developmental activities and maintenance of services in the district, whether undertaken by local authorities or government.
Advise government on the allocation of work among gram Panchayats and Mandal Parishads and co-
Advise government on matters concerning the implementation of any saturator or executive order specially referred by the government to the Zilla parishads.
Collect such data as it deems necessary.
Publish statistics or other information relating to the activities of the local authorities.
Establish, maintain, or expand secondary, vocational and industrial schools.
The administration of the Zilla parishads will be under the control of the Chief Executive Officer, ZPP