SDM Full Form in Hindi, Meaning and Its Importance

SDM Full Form: Hello friends, there is a need for a sub-divisional judge in all the country districts. An SDM officer is appointed in every district because SDM monitors all kinds of groundworks and business in his district and makes decisions independently. This is a very respectable post for which the salary is also good. But do you know about SDM? If your dream is to become an SDM, you should have complete knowledge about SDM.

Through this post, I will give you SDM Full Form, Who is SDM, What is the work of SDM, SDM Officer Kaise Bane, What do you have to do to become SDM, What facilities do you get from the government after becoming SDM, SDM How much is the salary and I will give more information. So read this post thoroughly.

Full Form of SDM in Hindi

SDM का Full Form “Sub Divisional Magistrate” होता है। हिंदी में SDM को “उप प्रभागीय न्यायाधीश” कहते है। एसडीएम का पद बड़ा होता है इनको कई सारे पावर प्रदान की जाती है जिसके कारण इसे शक्तिशाली पद भी कहा जाता है।

Who is SDM?

District Magistrate is the most powerful in any district; he gets all the rights, the same authority is with the SDM at the divisional level. Many works in the district are controlled by the SDM, and they do many things like conducting elections in the district, imposing lockdown, issuing licenses etc. Because SDM is a powerful post, SDM also gets a lot of salaries, along with many facilities that are also available from the government side.

Duties of SDM

Sub Divisional Judge, who is abbreviated as SDM. There is an SDM in every district who takes care of all the land business in the district as well as keeps the account of all the land in the district. The SDM exercises direct control over all the Tehsildars present in their subdivision.

Apart from this, the work of an SDM is to get marriage registration done, to do many types of registration, to issue the license, to renew, to get elected members of Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha in the states, to issue certificates and many more powers with the SDM of a district. Apart from all this, the SDM performs various judicial functions under the imposition of curfew in the district, Criminal Procedure Code 1973 and several minor acts.

How to become a SDM Officer?

Recruitment to the posts of SDM is done by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and the Public Service Commission of the states; that is, to become an SDM, you have to be successful in either UPSC or PCS examination. Both these exams are conducted in three parts, out of which the first is based on MCQ, and the second phase is theory-based. The third and the last part is of interview. After clearing the written test, you have to be successful in the personality test as well.

Friends, every state has its own commission which conducts this civil services examination. SDM is the most significant post in the civil services examination of the state; any student who is successful in this examination is directly appointed to the position of SDM. The same student who gets success in the UPSC exam becomes an IAS officer, and the first posting that an IAS officer gets during training is that of an SDM.

Friends, now it depends on you which exam you want to give. It is not easy to crack both the exams, for this you will have to work very hard.

Educational Qualification to become SDM

To become an SDM, you should have a bachelor’s degree from any recognized university. According to the norms of the UPSC, you will be able to apply for this post only after completing your graduation.

Age Limit to become SDM

There is a different age limit for each category to appear for the SDM exam.

Age Limit: 21 Years to 40 Years for General Category

For Other Backward Classes Age Limit: 21 Years to 45 Years

Age Limit 21 Years to 45 Years for SC & ST

Age Limit for PWD 21 Years to 55 Years

SDM salary and facilities

SDM is a powerful post, due to which an SDM gets a good salary as well as respect. Moreover, the remuneration of an SDM is around 55 thousand, and they also get many facilities from the government.

(a) The SDM gets the vehicle and driver from the government.

(b) Home to live and guards for security, servants to work in the house also meet from the side of the government.

(c) The government bears all the bills like mobile bills, water bills etc.

(d) The government makes arrangements for reasonable accommodation for his stay when he goes out for government work.

(e) Also, leave is also given for further studies.

Promotion opportunities

The chances of promotion increase for the students who become SDM by clearing the UPSC exam. The students who become SDM by giving the same PCS exam get promotion very slowly.

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