Department of Mines and Geology, Government of Jharkhand


  • Intensive and extensive exploration to prove the reserves of mineral resources by application of State of the art technology.
  • Development of the mineral resources of the State.
  • Creation of the data base related to mineral resources and mining activities in the State for taking precise decision of investment in the mineral sector.
  • Value addition and end use of minerals in the State.
  • Creation of direct and indirect employment in mineral sector for the weaker section and common people of the State.
  • Administration of mines and mineral concession.
  • Enforcement measures for prevention of illegal mining.
  • Collection of mining revenue, formulation of Methodology to monitor mineral exploitation and provide congenial environment for the establishment of mineral based industries in the State.