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                                                                                                                                     UPDATED ON: 07/02/2014

ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE OF WATER RESOURCES DEPARTMENT

1.  The Organisation structure of the Water Resources Department is indicated below.

SRI. M.B.PATIL
HON'BLE MINISTER

Office No.and Fax:22251568

Water Resources Department

SRI P.B RAMAMURTHY, IAS
Additional Chief Secretary to Govt

Water Resources Department,
Vikas Soudha, Bangalore - 560001
Phone : 22257064, 22034710 FAX: 22353983

SRI. B.G. GURUPADASWAMY, KES

Secretary

Water Resources Department,
Vikas Soudha, Bangalore - 560001
Phone : 22255524, 22034714 FAX:22255306

SRI. R. RUDRAIAH, KES
Managing Director

Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited.
Coffee Board Building,

4th floor, Dr B. R. Ambedkar Veedhi,
Bangalore-560001
Ph.No. 22386016,
Fax No. 22386015
URL:
http://www.knnlindia.com
Email:
knnl@knnlindia.com

SRI. KAPIL MOHAN, IAS
Managing Director

Krishna Bhagya Jal Nigam Limited.
PWD office, Annexe, Left wing
Bangalore-560001
Ph.No. 22244484, 22277488, 22277393 (Direct), 22245328, (Fax) 22219470
URL:
http://www.kbjnl.com
Email:
kbjnl@vsnl.blr.in.com.

SRI. K. JAIPRAKASH, KES
Managing Director

Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited.
Surface Water Data Center Building
3rd and 4th floor, Ananda Rao Circle,

Bangalore-560009
Ph.No. 22352997, 22352998(Telefax)
Email:
cnnbantech@yahoo.com

SRI. G.S.PRAKASH

Company Secretary

Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited.

Ph.No. :26794872, 9448364872

SRI. M. G. Shivakumar KES

Superintending Engineer

Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited.

Ph No: 22283074

   

SRI. R.S.PASHUPATHI

Executive Director (Finance)

Krishna Bhagya Jal Nigam Limited.

Personal id: pashupathy1952@yahoo.com

SRI.S.R. GOPAL

Company Secretary

Krishna Bhagya Jal Nigam Limited.

Phone No.: 22245398

SRI. M. BANGARA SWAMY

Technical Director

Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited.

Ph.No. 22352997, 22352998(Telefax)

Smt. Archana M Kulkarni

Company Secretary

Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited.

 

DIRECTORATE OF COMMAND AREA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITIES

SRI. SHIVASWAMY. M

Director

4th floor, Surface Water Datacenter, Building

AnandaRao Circle, Bangalore-09

Ph.No. 22352997, 22352998(Telefax) .

 

   

 

2.    The Water Resources Department has been entrusted with the following works.

 

(a).Collection of Hydrological Data, compilation, processing and hydrological designs.  
(b).Planning and Investigation of Major and medium Irrigation projects.                                               
(c).Construction and maintenance of On-going and Existing Major and Medium Irrigation    Projects
(d).Resolving Inter State Water Dispute problems.
(e).Command Area Development activities.
(f).Research, Development and training works.
(g).Maintenance and monitoring of machineries in Water Resources Department.
(h).Monitoring & Evaluation of the Irrigation Projects.
(i).Administrative matters of the entire Water Resources Department.

(k)Latest techniques & softwares are used to investigate projects in Geomatics center.

 

 

  3.    The following Zones, Authorities, Research Station and Institutions are assisting the Water Resources Department in achieving the above entrusted work

 

                               

Sl. No.

Name of the Zones / CADA

Name of the Nigam / Department

1

The Chief Engineer, Water Resources Development Organisation , Bangalore

Water Resources Department

(WRD)

2

The Chief Engineer, Inter State Waters (W.R.D.O) Bangalore

3

The Chief Engineer, Hydrology and Central Mechanical Organisation, Bangalore

4

The Director, Karnataka Engineering Research Station, K.R.S.Mandya

5

The Director, Water and Land Management Institute, Dharwad

6

The Chief Engineer, Irrigation (N), Belgaum

Karnataka Neeravari

Nigam Limited

(KNNL

7

The Chief Engineer,Malaphrabha Project, Dharwad

8

The Chief Engineer,Upper Bhadhra Project, Chitradurga

9

The Chief Engineer, Varahi Irrigation Project,Siddapur

10

The Chief Engineer, Upper Krishna Dam Zone, Almatti

Krishna Bhagya Jal

Nigam Limited

(KBJNL)

11

The Chief Engineer,  Canal Zone No.1, Bheemarayangudi

12

The Chief Engineer, Canal Zone No.2, Kembhavi

13

The Chief Engineer, Operation and Maintenance Zone, Narayanapur

14

The Chief Engineer, Irrigation (South) Mysore

Cauvery Neeravari

Nigam Limited

(CNNL)

15

The Chief Engineer, Hemavathy Project, Gorur, Hassan

16

The Chief Engineer, Hemavathy Canal, Tumkur

17

The Chief Engineer, Upper Tunga Project Zone, Shimoga

Department / Nigam

18

The Chief Engineer, Irrigation Central Zone, Munirabad

19

The Chief Engineer, Irrigation Project Zone, Gulbarga

20

The Administrator,Tungabhadra Command Area Development Authority, Munirabad

CADA

21

The Administrator,Malaprabha and Ghataprabha Project Command Area Development  Authority, Belgaum

22

The Administrator, Cauvery Basin Projects Command Area Development Authority, Mysore

23

The Administrator, Upper Krishna Project Command Area Development Authority, Bheemarayanagudi

24

The Administrator,Bhadra Reservoir Project, Command Area Development Authority, Shimoga

25

The Administrator, Command Area Development Authority, Gulbarga

26

The Chief Engineer, Bagalkot Town Development Authority, Bagalkot

 

 

 

            4.Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited is constituted as per the Hon'ble Chief Minister announcement made in the budget speech vide G.O.No. WRD/32/KBN/2003 dated 12-5-03. Cauvery Neeravari Nigam came to existence on 4-6-2003 vide Regd No.32044. The Nigam is proposed to raise Rs.1500 crores in the period of 3 years for completion of all ongoing works and Modernisation of completed projects in Cauvery basin. 

            5. The Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited was incorporated in 1998 under the company’s act, as a wholly owned company of the Government of Karnataka to expedite the completion of the On-going Irrigation Projects in Krishna Valley. This is the second company in the state, the first being Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Limited which was incorporated in 1994 to complete the Upper Krishna Project. The state government has transferred 10 projects to the KNNL for implementation, out of 28 major & Medium Irrigation Projects in Krishna Basin. The Managing Director, Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limitedis in-charge of this corporate body.

            6. The state has constituted “Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Limited” under the company’s Act of 1956 with a view to expedite the works of Upper Krishna Project by mobilising additional resources required for project through private and public issue of Bonds/Debentures. The Managing Director, Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Limited is in-charge of this corporate body.

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