Add.: Krishi Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road
Phone: 91-11-23018927, 91-11-23017584
Contact Person: N C Saxena
Purpose : Agriculture, Development(General), Rural Development, Sustainable Development
Aims/Objectives/Mission : Department of Wastelands Development deals with:- Promotion of rural employment through Wastelands Development. Promotion of production of fuelwood, fodder and timber on non-forest lands, including private wastelands. Research and development of appropriate low cost technologies for increasing productivity of wastelands in sustainable ways. Promotion of people’s participation and public cooperation, and coordination of efforts of Panchayats and other voluntary and non-Government agencies for Wastelands Development.