organization structure

For every cantonment there shall be a Cantonment Board. Every Board shall be deemed to be a municipality under clause (e) of Article 243P of the Constitution for the purposes of—

(a) receiving grants and allocations; or
(b) implementing the Central Government schemes of social welfare, public health, hygiene, safety, water supply, sanitation, urban renewal and education.

Every Board shall, by the name of the place by reference to which the cantonment is known, be a body corporate having perpetual succession and a common seal with power to acquire and hold property both movable and immovable and to contract and shall by the said name, sue and be sued.

Cantonments shall be divided into four categories, namely:—

  • Category - I
  • Category - II
  • Category - III
  • Category - IV

Nasirabad is a category I Cantonment, established in 1818. The Board consists of 16 members, including 8 elected members. Total population as per 2011 census was 50,804.


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Office of the Cantonment Board, Nasirabad

      Dist. Ajmer, Rajasthan - 305601
01491-220019, 222277 (fax)