State Water Investigation Directorate (SWID)Birbhum.

About :  

SWID (Office of the Geologist, Suri, Birbhum) has to carry out the following activities in routine manner throughout the year in the District:

1) Monitoring of ground water level, from different permanent hydrograph stations. Periodical monitoring of ground water level fluctuation in different Blocks, throughout the District in the month of January, April, August & November (4 times in a year).

2) Collection of ground water samples for qualitative assessment, throughout the District in the month of April & November (2 times in a year)

3) Collected Data are sending to the Directorate (SWID) for Estimation of Ground Water Resources, as per norms of Ground Water Estimation Committee (GEC) of Government of India, Jointly with Central Ground Water Board (CGWB).

4) Inspection and verification of application for issuance of permit and certificate of registration for proper and judicious implementation of the provisions of the ‘West Bengal Ground Water Resources (Management, Control & Regulation) Act, 2005.

5) Providing technical assistance in the matter of withdrawal of ground water resources

Organizational Structure
                                                                 Head of the Office: Geologist

Sub heads:

1.      Geological Assistant

2.      Clark cum Typist (Vacant)

3.      Group-D (Vacant)

Citizen centric activities:

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Description

1.

Periodical monitoring of ground water level fluctuation in different Blocks.

2.

Collection of ground water samples for qualitative assessment in different Blocks.

3.

Issuance of permit for sinking of new tube well for extraction of Ground Water under ‘West Bengal Ground Water Resources (Management, Control & Regulation) Act, 2005’

4.

Providing technical assistance in the matter of withdrawal of ground water resources.

 

Contact Details

Office of the Geologist, Geological Sub Division No. IIB,

State Water Investigation Directorate, Barabagan, Suri, Birbhum, Pin: 731103

Contact Number: (03462) 250029 e-Mail : geolswidbirbhum[at]gmail[dot]com