ORGANISATION OF THE REVENUE DEPARTMENT
Revenue department is considered as mother of all department. Revenue department has a prominent role in district administration as it maintains law and order with its magisterial powers. It provides all services and facilities to citizens in their day to day life. Revenue department acts like representative of Government in implementing all the schemes and services. The ‘Village’ constitutes the basic administrative unit in the Revenue Department. It is a local area which is recognised as in the land records as a village for purposes of revenue administration. The state is divided into divisions and divisions into districts. The districts comprise taluks, each taluk consisting of Hoblis and each Hobli comprising of Villages. Within a district, One or more taluks form a revenue sub-division. Tumakuru district is made up of 3 such sub-divisions namely Tumakuru, Tiptur and Madhugiri. The 10 taluks in Tumakuru come under these sub-divisions in the following way:

SubDivision Taluk
Tumakuru Gubbi
Kunigal
Tumakuru
Tiptur Tiptur
Turuvekere
Chikkanayakanahalli
Madhugiri Koratagere
Madhugiri
Pavagada
Sira


There are 2708 villages in Tumakuru District located in different Taluks under various Hoblis in the following manner:


Taluk No. of Hoblis No. of Villages
Inhabited Uninhabited Total
Tumakuru
6
358
15
373
Gubbi
6
328
18
346
Kunigal
6
294
20
314
Tiptur
4
227
4
231
Turuvekere
4
232
11
243
Chikkanayakanahalli
5
221
13
234
Madhugiri
6
298
22
320
Koratagere
4
236
15
251
Pavagada
4
145
2
147
Sira
5
235
14
249
Total
50
2574
134
2708