About Us

The Geology and Mining Department established during the later part of 1968 was entrusted with the task of carrying out mineral exploration and establishing the mineral resources in the State with the ultimate objective of their development for socio-economic benefit of the people of the State.

The important minerals discovered so far include Petroleum and Natural gas, nickel-cobalt-chromium bearing magnetite, limestone, marble, coal, clay, slate, dimension and decorative stones building materials etc. in various parts of the State.

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News & Updates

April 12, 2022 |

Er. Tsuknung Jamir, Additional Director & HOD

Er. Tsuknung Jamir, Additional Director, took over charge as Head of Department, Directorate of Geology and...

September 21, 2021 |

Shri. Rameshwar Teli, the Hon’ble Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Labour & Employment meeting with Hon’ble Chief Minister of Nagaland, Shri. Neiphiu Rio at Niathu Resort, Dimapur

The Hon’ble Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas (PNG) and Labour & Employment, Shri. Rameshwar...

August 6, 2021 |

41st State Geological Programming Board (SGPB) Meeting

The 41st State Geological Programming Board (SGPB) Meeting was conducted by the Directorate of Geology &...

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