Since the beginning of 20th century Mudwara (Katni) has been given the status of town. Development work of the town has been started along with the British rule. Govt MP has setup district administration in 1998 after upgrading Tahsil Katni to District. It was a major task for the district administration to bring up Katni as the developed district. Katni is progressing day by day and giving facilities to the citizen of the district.

(The STD Code: KATNI- 07622, Bahoriband-07624, Vijayraghavgarh-07626, Dheemarkheda-07625)
District Administration
The Name of Office Office Head / Location Contact No.
Collector Katni Collectorate Katni 220009(O)/226500(R)
A D M Katni Collectorate Katni 223200
CEO Zila Panchayat Zila Panchayat Katni 226077
Joint Collector Collectorate Katni 221266
S D M Katni/ Rithi/ Badwara Tehsil Office Katni 230355
S D M Vijayraghavgarh SDM Office Vijayraghavgarh 270620
S D M Bahoriband SDM Office Bahoriband 261872
S D M Dheemarkheda SDM Office Dheemarkheda 276205