Public Works Department, in short PWD is a department, professional advisor and agency for construction of Roads, Bridges and Government Buildings in state for Government of Chhattisgarh, India.
Budget is placed to the department for construction work by legislature assembly of the state through finance department of the state.
Engineer-in-Chief is the budget-controlling officer and head of the department responsible to the government for utilization of fund, planning, and policy-making and obtains its approval form the government.
For administrative control of the department, it is subdivided in to five zones, headed of Chief Engineers also works as head of the department. Further, the Zones has been subdivided in to Circle, headed by Superintending Engineers. Circles subdivided in the Divisions further subdivided in to Sub Divisions. Chief Engineers and Superintending Engineers are controlling and supervisory authority over the division and subdivisions.
Divisions headed by Executive Engineers are works executing and drawing and disbursing officer in the department. Execution of works and thus expenditure incurred with the assistance of the Sub Divisional Officers heads the Sub Division Offices.