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List of Departments, Bhubaneswar

The main objective of every government is to render satisfactory basic amenities to its citizens. Various departments of the Odisha Goverment, work in tandem in order to achieve this. Contact information of all the important Odisha government departments are given in this section.

Contact Information of Important Government Departments, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Contact Information
 Agriculture The Agriculture Department mainly consists of 4 executive wings namely, Directorate of Agriculture, Directorate of Horticulture, Directorate of Soil Conservation and Watershed Mission.   
 R. S. Gopalan, IAS    Director,
Soil Conservation   
 Commerce & Transport
 The Commerce & Transport Department is an independent Department of the Commerce & Transport Department in the Secretariat Administration of Government of Odisha Phone No.: 0674-2536857
Fax : 0674-2536750
email :

In 1991, the Co-operation Department was carved out as a separate Department from the erstwhile Agriculture & Co-operation Department.
 Comissioner- Cum- Secretary
Phone     :     0674-2536994/2221           
Fax     :     0674-2391158/2536958

Employment and Technical Education & Training In order to streamlining and pay more attention for improving employability of youths through systematic pattern of training, Government of Odisha has created the new department in the name of Employment and Technical Education & Training Department.3rd floor of Niyojana Bhawan
Kharavela Nagar
Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Phone: 0674- 2391320
 Energy The Department of Energy was created on 24th April, 1990 consequent upon bifurcation of the erstwhile Irrigation and Power Department. -
 ExciseExcise Department was carved out as a separate Department with effect from 01.12.1999 from Revenue and Excise Department. Excise Department is basically a revenue earning Department of the State which enforces the State Excise LawsSri Niranjan Pujari     
Hon’ble Minister, Excise
 Finance The Finance Department, Government of Odisha is responsible for management of finances of the State Government.Addl.Chief Secretary Finance Department
Government of Odisha,

Phone: 91-674-2536950
Fax: 91-674-2536908 /
Fisheries and Animal Resources Development It aims to increase fish production both in Marine and Inland Sector by adopting o give self employment to the rural unemployed youth. -
Food supplies and consumer welfare Food, Supplies and Consumer Welfare Department is a composite Department with the status of both Secretariat and Directorate. Hon’ble Minister, F.S. & C.W. is Minister in charge of the Department.Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare Department,
Orissa State Secretariat,
Sachivalaya Marg,
Unit-2, Bhubaneswar.
Telephone No: 0674-2536892

Forest and Environment
 Department of Forest and Environment undertakes different activities for protection, regeneration and extension of forest and tree cover in the State in participatory mode with involvement of local people for ameliorating the micro climate as well as environmental management and conservation.


General Administration
 General Administration is the Nodal Department for higher Civil Services i.e. All India Services and Orissa Administrative Service (OAS Class-I and above)Phone : +91-674-2536727
Fax : +91-0674-2396348
e-Mail :
Health and Family Welfare The Health and Family Welfare Department Government of Odisha, is making constant and concerted effort to formulate and execute schemes to ensure adequate health care services to the people in line with the National Health Policy.Principal Secretary
Tel (Office) : 2322403
FAX : 2390674
Email :
Higher EducationThe Department of Higher Education of the State Looks after education at University, Post-Graduate, Graduate and Higher Secondary level.
 Helpline no. 155335
 Home Home Department plays a key role in State Administration. It is the bedrock of Police Administration. This Department oversees the maintenance of law and order; prevention and control of crimes; prosecution of criminals besides dealing with Fire Services and Prisons Administration. Principal Secretary
Home Department
Government of Orissa, Bhubaneswar
 Phone: 91-674-2322461 , 91-674-2531515

 Housing and Urban Development The Housing and Urban Development Department is the nodal Department for ensuring proper and planned growth of cities and towns with adequate infrastructure and basic amenities. Injeti Srinivas, IAS
Principal Secretary
Housing and Urban Development Department, Govt of Odisha
1st Floor, State Secretariat, Annex - B, Bhubaneswar - 751001
Contact No.: 0674-2536903 (Office), 2524 (EPABX)
0674-2394984 (Fax), 0674-2590771 0674-2397622 (Home)
Email ID:
 Industry Industries Department 'is responsible for promotion of all-round industrial development of the State and by that generates employment, attracts investment and become instrumental in the economic development of the State.Principal Secretary
Phone - 0674-2536640/2390253
PABX - 0674-2322543
Fax - 0674-2536819/2396299
 Information and Public Relations
 The Information & Public Relations Department serves as a link between people and the Government. This Department not only informs the public on the plans, policies and Programmes of the Government, but also works to ensure people's participation in the successful implementation of different developmental Programmes and schemes. -
 Information Technology
 Department of Information Technology is the administrative department in Government of Odisha in the matters of IT, ITES and Communication -
Labour & Employees’ Insurance Ensures Labour Welfare and Administration of Labor Laws
Commissioner-cum-Secretary to Government
Labour & Employment Department
Government of Orissa
Tel: 91-674-2536770
Fax: 0674-2394981

 Law The Law Department is headed by a Senior District Judge of the cadre of Orissa Superior Judicial Service (Senior Branch) who is designated as Principal Secretary to the Government. -
Micro, Small & Medium Enterprise 
The Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) contribute significantly to value addition, employment generation, exports and overall growth and development of the country’s economy.
 Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Department,
Odisha State Secretariat,
Sachivalaya Marg, Bhubaneswar: 751001.
Contact No: - 91 + 674 2391384 (office), 2550 (EPABX), 91+ 674 2394051 (FAX)
Panchayati Raj DepartmentThe thrust of policies and programmes of Panchayati Raj department is on all round economic development and social justice through empowerment.
Parliamentary AffairsParliamentary Affairs Department came into being in 1990 after being separated from G.A. Department for handling parliamentary affairs.
Planning and Co-ordination. This Department plays a vital role in evolving effective and sustainable short term and long term strategies for overall development of the State.

This Department prepares policy framework for development and is also responsible for co-coordinating the efforts of different Development Departments.
Public Enterprises.
The Department of Public Enterprises oversees the functions of the State’s Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) and advises on their efficient management and control in the functional areas, such as finance, production, organisation and marketing.
Public Grievances and Pension AdministrationAccepts allegations and Complaints against the conduct of Government Servants.
Revenue and Disaster Management Department
The Revenue & Disaster Management department is one of the vital departments, which has direct contact with the public in all activities
Rural Development Department
The Rural Development Department in its present form consists of two organizations, (i) Rural Works and (ii) Rural Water Supply & Sanitation
ST & SC Development, Minorities & Backward Classes Welfare Department
This Department looks after the welfare of Backward Classes.
Shri Santosh Kumar Sarangi, IAS
Commissione-cum-Secretary ST & SC Development Department Secretariat,
Bhubaneswar Orissa
Phone  : (0674) 2536672,
EPBX   : 2322757
Fax      :  2393249
E-mail   :
Department of School & Mass Education
 School & Mass Education Department was created as a separate Department in January 1993, to look into the issues pertaining to Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Teachers Training, Sanskrit Education, Computer Education, Special Education and Mass Education in the State

Science & Technology Department
This Department looks after the welfare of the science and technology in the state of Odisha and encourages reseach and communication.
Sports & Youth Services Department
Sports & Youth Services Department, Government of Odisha stands committed in its relentless pursuit of excellence in Sports & Games as well as promotion of Youth activities.
Sports & Youth Services Department, Government of Odisha
C/1,Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
TEL : 0674-2390268
E-mail :

Department of Steel & Mines
 The Steel & Mines Department is one of the important Departments of Government of Orissa. It works for the development of the mineral resources of the State under the regulatory powers.  
Handloom, Textiles & Handicrafts Department
This Department works for the promotion of the Handloom, Sericulture, Spinning Mill and Power loom Sector.
 Directorate of Textiles and Handlooms,
Satya Nagar, Bhubaneswar,
Phone / Fax -: 91-0674-2501383
The Department of Culture looks forward for the systematic and comprehensive promotion in the field of art and culture in the State.
Sri Ashok Kumar Tripathy, IAS

Principal Secretary to Govt.,
Department of Culture,
Secretariat, Bhubaneswar
PBX: 2790
TELEPHONE: 2539031/2536740(R.D.), 2536502 (O)
 Water Resources
This Department looks after the water resources of the state and related activities.
 Principal Secretary,
Phone- 0674-2536764
Email id:

Women and Child Development Department.
It is is committed for strengthening the initiatives of Government for holistic development of Women and Child, which constitutes 49.3% and 14.6% of the Orissa’s population.
 Smt. Arti Ahuja ,  IAS,
Commissioner - cum-Secretary
Women and Child  Development Department
Secretariat, Bhubaneswar.
PBX        - 2928
Tel. No.   -  2536775 (O)
 FAX         -  2406756
 E-mail    -


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