Ground Water Department

Government of Uttar Pradesh

Departmental Structure

Director
Personal Assistant / Senior Hydrogeologist
Superintendent Engineer
Bareilly
Joint Director
Allahabad
Senior Hydrogeologist, Groundwater Department,Lucknow
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Allahabad
(Mechanical)
Executive Engineer, Groundwater Department, Kanpur
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Faizabad
(Mechanical)
Senior Hydrogeologist, Ground Water Department, Bareilly
(Hydrological)
Senior Hydrogeologist, Ground Water Department, Basti
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Moradabad
(Hydrological)
Senior Hydrogeologist, Ground Water Department, Varanasi
(Hydrological)
Senior Geophysicist, Ground Water Department, Meerut
(Geophysical)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Gorakhpur
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, G. B. Nagar
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Azamgarh
(Hydrological)
Senior Geophysicist, Ground Water Department, Agra
(Geophysical)
Senior Hydrogeologist, Ground Water Department, Devi Patan (Gonda)
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Saharanpur
(Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Chitrakoot
(Banda) (Hydrological)
Executive Engineer, Ground Water Department, Lucknow
(Mechanical)
Senior Geophysicist, Ground Water Department, Jhansi
(Geophysical)
Personnel Assistant (Tech./Scientific Cadre)
Chemical Lab and Nuclear Lab, Lucknow
Senior Geophysicist, Ground Water Department, Mirzapur
(Geophysical)
Photo Geological and Remote Sensing Laboratory, Lucknow

Organizational Structure

Groundwater Department is a Multiple Cadre Department, where officials are employed in various disciplines.

Cadre Work Area
Geology Hydrological functions (core -function)
Civil Engineering Hydrological functions (core -function)
Geophysics Site selection for wells and well logging (Deposit operations)
Mechanical Engineering Tubewell construction, recharging function (Deposit operations)
Scientific
(Chemical / nuclear / electrical)
Studies
Groundwater Quality Assessment, Nuclear hydrological

Administrative System
Administrative Department - Minor Irrigation and Groundwater Department, UP Government
1. Minister Prof. S.P. SINGH BAGHEL
2.
Principal Secretary
Mrs. Anita Singh
3. Special Secretary Shri. Zuhair Bin Sajir

Ground Water Department
1. Director Mr. V.K. Upadhyay
Phone:- 0522-2287068
0522- 2286471

  • In this multi cadre department geologists, civil and mechanical engineers, geo-physicist, chemist etc carrying out the research work in the state on groundwater resources, surveys, exploration through integrated learning system.
  • Under the administrative control of Director of the department 2 zones, 19 divisions, 2 personal assistants (technical) and 82 category-2 posts has been approved.Regional divisions with various genres and through hydrogeological, geophysical, hydrological,hydrochemical, and drilling techniques survey and study the groundwater resources as necessary.