Shri Naveen Patnaik

Hon'ble Chief Minister

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Organisation

The State Vigilance has a sanctioned strength of one Director, three Addl. D.G.P./I.G.P/D.I.G.P, one A.I.G.P, 10 Ss.P, 16 Addl. SsP, 63 DSs.P, 157 Inspectors, 10 Sub Inspectors, 57 ASIs and 821 supporting staff. 

SECRETARIAL STATUS

State Vigilance functions as a part of the State Secretariate which is directly functioning under the control of the Chief Minister. All the files sent to the Chief Minister are routed through the Chief Secretary of the State.

The Director of the State Vigilance is the ex-officio Principal Secretary, General Administration (Vigilance) Department. The Addl. DGP / I.G.P is the ex-officio Special Secretary and DIGs are the ex-officio Additional Secretary to the Government, General Administration (Vigilance) Department. Depending on the rank of the Officer, the AIGP and S.P.(Coordination) are the ex-officio Joint Secretary/Deputy Secretary to Govt.

DIRECTOR VIGILANCE

He is the Chief of the Vigilance Department. There is no Vigilance Commission in the State. The Director is vested with the powers of the I.G. under the Police Act, 1861. He is also Ex-officio Principal Secretary /Special Secretary to Government in General Administration (Vigilance) Department as per the rank. He is assisted by one IG, two DIGs and one AIG as per sanctioned strength. Presently, the Director, Vigilance is of the rank of Director General of Police and ex-officio Principal Secretary to Government, G.A.(Vigilance) Department and being assisted by one Addl. DGP and DIGP.

JURISDICTION

The entire State has been divided into two Ranges and each Range is divided into 3 divisions. Each Division has few units and squads roughly corresponding to each revenue district under it, which take up field level inquiries, investigations and collection of intelligence. The distribution of units and squads is as under: 

SOUTHERN RANGE

RANGE DIVISIONUNIT
SOUTHERN RANGECUTTACK DIVISIONJAJPUR UNIT
ANGUL UNIT
JAGATSINGHPUR UNIT
KENDRAPADA UNIT
DHENKANAL UNIT
BHUBANESWAR DIVISIONPURI UNIT
NAYAGARH UNIT
KHURDA SQUAD
BERHAMPUR DIVISIONPHULBANI UNIT
PARLAKHEMUNDI UNIT
BOUDH UNIT
CHHATRAPUR SQUAD

NORTHERN RANGE

RANGEDIVISIONUNIT
NORTHERN RANGESAMBALPUR DIVISIONBOLANGIR UNIT
BARGARH UNIT
SUBARNAPUR UNIT
ROURKELA DIVISIONSUNDARGARH UNIT
DEOGARH UNIT
JHARSUGUDA UNIT
BALASORE DIVISIONBARIPADA UNIT
KEONJHAR UNIT
BHADRAK UNIT
KORAPUT DIVISIONRAYAGADA UNIT
BHAWANIPATNA UNIT
MALKANAGIRI UNIT
NAWARANGPUR UNIT
NUAPADA UNIT

Further, Vigilance Cell which is dealing with corruption matters at high places and taking up important enquiries and investigations, its jurisdiction include the entire area of state of Odisha.

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