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is there any faster way to add reverse and forward PTR entry in DNS server ? thanks...

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Faster way than what?

You could use something like mkrdns to automatically generate reverse DNS zones from your forward zones. I've used mkrdns for a long time, it's a nice tool.

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If it's for public IPs, typically your provider is the only delegate for reverse DNS. You may be stuck requesting it from them every time you need to make a change.

If it's for internal IPs, they are just regular resource records, so you should use the same system you use now for forward addresses.

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