DC’s Office

The Deputy Commissioner is the Head of the District Administration which monitors and co-ordinates entire developmental works in the interest of the people of the district. The District Administration maintains overall law and order with the help of the Administrative Officers and the Police force. The District Administration issues SC/ST certificates, Domicile Certiificates, PRC, Excise Licence,etc The District Administration administers justice through settlement of judicial cases

Under the control of the Deputy Commissioner, Ri Bhoi District, there are :-

1(One) Administrative Unit at Patharkhmah which is in Jirang Block

4(Four) Community & Rural Development Blocks, Viz, Umling C&RD Block with its block headquarter is Umling, Umsning C&RD Block with its headquarter is Umsning and Jirang C&RD Block with its headquarter is Patharkhmah , Bhoirymbong C&RD Block with its headquarter is Bhoirymbong.

1(One) District Rural Development Agency(DRDA) with its office at the district headquarter, Nongpoh.

Contact the Deputy Commissioner

Personal Details:

Name: Shri Arpit Upadhyay, IAS

Cadre: Assam-Meghalaya

Domicile: Delhi


Office Phone: 03638-299960

Office Email: dc-rb-meg[at]gov[dot]in


O/o Deputy Commissioner

Nongpoh, Ri Bhoi District

Meghalaya – 793102