Programme Management Unit (PMU)

Programme Management Unit (PMU)

The purpose of PMU is to provide additional capacity at State Level for the purpose of capacity building of Elected Representative and Panchayat functionaries, especially keeping in mind the new initiatives, and task of Panchayati Raj Institutions. These include framing of GPDP and micro planning, Training, enhanced focus on capacity building of women representatives and representatives from weaker sections, legal literacy, enhanced use of technology and computers, apart from areas where Panchayat capacity has been low like Procurement & disbursement, Monitoring & Evaluation.

PMU- RGSA Tamil Nadu SIRD & PR is the Nodal Agency for the implementation of RGSA. The Capacity building and training programmes are implemented by SIRD & PR in co-ordination with the five RIRD & PR and the District Administration. The following are the programmes and activities being carried out in Tamil Nadu as per the Frame Work issued by the Ministry of Panchayat Raj and approved by the State Empowered Committee on RGSA.
The following are the roles and functions of PMU – RGSA:

  • Preparing annual Proposals and Plans for RGSA

  • Implementing the scheme as per the guidelines for RGSA

  • Providing technical support for social mobilization, accounting and e-enablement of Panchayats, monitoring and Incentivization of Panchayats etc.

  • Monitoring physical and financial progress of scheme and timely reporting through RGSA MIS.

  • Timely reporting on the progress of implementation.

  • To monitor the functioning of e –SPMU and e-DPMU and issue necessary instructions to them for effective implementation of RGSA as and when required

Contact Details:

Name/Designation Contact  


Mr Alwin Deva Arasu

RGSA State Coordinator

Monitoring & Evaluation


Mobile No: 76780 11223