Designation: Executive Member
Presently working as Scientist ‘D’ in Central Ground Water Board, CHQ, Faridabad. During his tenure in CGWB (Since last 32 years) developed expertise in ground water monitoring, investigations, exploration, development and management aspects.Developed expertise to evaluate the short term and long term variation in ground water level and quality through established network of ground water monitoring stations. Carried out periodic data acquisition, data processing and optimization of network of ground water monitoring station. Supervised participatory ground water monitoring programme developed on the theme of Public Private Partnership.Acquired sufficient experience in planning and execution of ground water exploration programme. Acquired proficiency in selection of site for water well drilling using various techniques such as hydrogeological investigations, remote sensing & surface geophysical technique etc. Developed expertise in water well constructions using DTH and Rotary drilling technique, well development methods, data acquisition, data analysis of pumping test for aquifer and well parameters, preparation of reports and maps based on the data collected during exploration. Carried out short term investigations for designing Rain Water Harvesting Structures in Group Housing Societies, Schools, Malls and Shopping centers and Industries in Faridabad, Chandigarh and Mohali area. Formulation and execution of training programmes on Rainwater Harvesting and Artificial Recharge organized by CGWB for the professionals from state and Central Govt. agencies and NGOs. Organized/imparted nearly 15 one day trainings and Mass Awareness programme in different places of Haryana and PunjabConducted ground water management studies in different parts of Chhattisgarh and Haryana. The studies included block wise assessment of ground water resources, ground water quality, extent of groundwater development and groundwater management options in watersheds/basins. At the time of Constitution of CGWA, started registration of ground water abstraction structures in Notified areas of Delhi and MCF area of Faridabad & Ballabhgarh. Imparted technical guidance to adopt Rain Water Harvesting and designing of Rain Water Harvesting Structures in Group Housing Societies, Schools, Malls, Shopping centers and Industries etc in Faridabad district. In Rajiv Gandhi National Ground Water Training and Research Institute, Central Ground Water Board- RGNGWT&RI being National training institute organizes training courses for professionals and sub professionals (in service and others) in ground water domain. As course coordinator & faculty member apart from imparting training, assisted in designing of course module for various level of officers and staff. Also assisted in finalization of training schedules, budget preparation, arrangements of guest faculties etc. Since the courses are mainly designed for in-service person emphasis is on hands on training and field demonstrations apart from theoretical aspects. RGNGWT&RI being the only National level training institute in India for Ground Water sector is equipped with modern “State of the Art” teaching and communication equipment.