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Water Resources

Vision

To Harness, Utilize, Protect and Regulate the water resources in the State of Goa so as to make optimal use of the same and also save this precious resources for posterity.

Mission

To blend the traditional and innovative technological methods to create storages, utilize the same optimally, envisage an effective regulatory mechanism for protecting this resource and envisage protection of environment and lives from fury of water.

The Irrigation Department was set up as per Government Notification No.7/17/1/80 WET, dated 25/6/1981, after re-organization of the earlier composite Public Works Department (PWD) and started functioning as an independent Department with effect from 1/7/1981. The Irrigation Department is in-charge of (i) Major and Medium Irrigation Works (ii) Minor Irrigation Works (iii) Allied sectors of Command Area Development (iv) Flood Control, Anti-Sea Erosion and Drainage Works and (v) Minor Irrigation Works under Hill Area/Western Ghats Development Programme (HADP/WGDP). Other works include Conservation of Water Resources, Water Shed Development and Development of Water Resources for domestic and industrial use. Its Jurisdiction extends over the entire State of Goa. The Department is re-named as “Department of Water Resources” vide Government Notification No. 23/1/87/GA & D (i), dated 12.12.2000.

 

The Department is headed by the Chief Engineer (Water Resources) with the Headquarters at Porvorim-Goa. He has been declared as Head of Department under (i) Fundamental and Supplementary Rules (ii) Central Civil Services (Classification, Control and Appeal) Rules and (iii) Delegation of Financial Power Rules. The Chief Engineer is responsible to the Government for efficient administration and general as well as professional control of works within the jurisdiction of the Department and is the Chief Professional Advisor in all matters connected with the Department. He exercises concurrent control with the Audit Officer over the duties of the Department in connection with the maintenance of accounts and in enforcing strict adherence to the regulations concerning disbursement of money, custody of stores and submission of accounts is also declared as an Ex-Officio Additional Secretary.

 

The Chief Engineer has to prepare annually, the position of budget estimates relating to works under his control and administer grants, monitor the progress of expenditure with a view to see that the grants are fully utilized for the purpose for which it is meant. The general supervision and control of assessment of revenue from irrigation works and other sources rests with the Chief Engineer who has to frame necessary estimates and carefully monitor the progress of realization during the course of the year for approval.

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Mr. Subrai T. Nadkarni
Chief Engineer - Department of Water Resources
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Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station, Alto-Porvorim.
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(0832) 2412047
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(0832) 2413046

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Surveyor of Works


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Circle - II, WRD
O/o Superintending Engineer, Circle - III,WRD,
Karaswada, Mapusa, Goa
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+91 832 2257521
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Surveyor of Works


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Addl. Chief Engineer (Madei)
Addl. Chief Engineer (Madei)
WRD, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station,
Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2412955
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Surveyor of Works


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Addl. Chief Engineer (Irrigation Project), WRD
O/o Superintending Engineer,
WRD, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station,
Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2411517
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Special Land Acquisition Officer(South)


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Matters pertaining to Land Acquisition (South), WRD.
WRD,Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2759454
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Special Land Acquisition Officer(North)


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Matters pertaining to Land Acquisition (North), WRD.
WRD, Karaswada, Mapusa, Goa
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+91 832 2257833
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Senior Hydrogeologist


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Matters pertaining to Hydrogeological Data Circle - I, WRD.
WRD, Data Center, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station, Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2412497
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division XIV, WRD
Works Division XIV,WRD,
Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2759207
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division XIII, WRD.
Works Division XIII,WRD,
Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2759455
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division XII, WRD.
Works Division XII,WRD,
Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2759888
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division XI, WRD.
Works Division XI,WRD,
Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2765108
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division II, WRD.
Works Division II, WRD,
Rawanfond, Margao, Goa
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+91 832 2765039
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division VII, WRD
Works Division - VII,WRD,
Dhargal, Pernem, Goa
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+91 832 2240695
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to office of the the Executive Engineer Works Division - VIII,WRD.
Works Division - VIII,WRD,
Karaswada, Mapusa, Goa
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+91 832 2257265
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Executive Engineer


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Executive Engineer, Works Division VI, WRD
Works Division - VI,WRD,
Bicholim, Goa
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+91 832 2361375
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Engineering Officer


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Engineering Section, WRD
O/o Chief Engineer,
WRD, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station, Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2417048
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Deputy Director of Administration


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Matters pertaining to administration section of WRD.
O/o Chief Engineer, Central Planning Organization,
WRD, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station, Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2413043
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Assistant Surveyor of Works


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Matters pertaining to Office of the Circle - IV, WRD.
O/o Superintending Engineer, Circle – IV,
WRD,Rawanfond, Margao ,Goa
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+91 832 2257521
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Assistant Accounts Officer


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Matters pertaining to accounts section of WRD.
O/o Chief Engineer,
WRD, Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station,
Alto-Porvorim, Goa
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+91 9420690038
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First Appellate Authority
Superintending Engineer
Central Planning Organasation


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AppealsComplaints under RTI Act 2005, of Entire Goa for WRD
Water Resources Department,
Sinchai Bhawan,
Nr. Police Station,
Alto, Porvorim, Goa
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+91 832 2417044

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