About Us

Water Resources Department, formerly known as Irrigation Department is one of the major establishments of Government of Jharkhand. It protects the right of State in sharing Water of Inter State Rivers/Basins.

The field of Operations of Water Resources Department are construction, maintenance and regulation of Major , Medium & Minor irrigation projects, Flood Control and Drainage works.

Our Vision

“To ensure the sustainable development and optimal use and management of the State’s water resources to provide the greatest economic and social benefit for the people of the State of Jharkhand in a manner that maintains important ecological values within rivers and adjoining lands.”