Fisheries Department, Purulia


For each district there is one Assistant Director of Fisheries (ADF) under whom there are three District Fishery Officers, two Fishery Extension Officers (FEO) and two Assistant Fishery Officers (AFO) at the district head quarters. He has also under his control Fishery Extension Officers in the district for looking after the work at block level. The Fishery Extension Officer is assisted by one Fisherman Attendant.

Head of the district:Assistant Director of Fisheries

District Officer:

1. District Fishery Officer (Normal)      
2. District Fishery Officer (Training)
3. District Fishery Officer (Co-operative)


Assistant Fishery Officer: 02
Fishery Extension Officer:  02

Block level: One Fishery Extension Officer and one Fisherman Attendant
Inspector (Field cum computation):01
Investigator-cum-Assistant-computer: 03
U.D.C: 02
L.D.C: 02
Driver: 01
Peon: 04
Night Guard: 02


(Source: Assistant Director of Fisheries, Purulia)