The groundwater department is a multi disciplinary organization engaged in development
and management of groundwater resources in the State. The department has been declared
as the nodal agency for all ground water related activities in the State. The department
is a part of Irrigation and Command Area Development (I&CAD) department and headed
by Director. All the 13 district offices are headed by Deputy Directors. The Department
is a multidisciplinary organization engaged mainly in monitoring, estimation and
investigations for ground water resources.
The activities include hydro geological, hydrological, geophysical and quality aspects.
Keeping in view the increase demand for ground water and its shortage in many areas
during stress periods the concept of demand side management,..