Name of office & Address:
The office of Additional Director,
Appeal & Flying Squad,
Block No.01, 7th Floor, Udhyog Bhavan,
Sector-11, Gandhinagar - 382011
The Office of Additional Director (Flying squad and Appeal) is working under the Office of Commissioner Geology & Mineral and headquarter of the office is situated at Gandhinagar.
Function of Flying Squad
To conduct surprise checking and inspection of mineral bearing area and to do road checking to prevent illegal mining, transportation & storage.
To submit detail investigation report after gathering necessary evidences by carrying out surprise spot inspection.
Raids are conducted according to the information that has been received as an illegal mining complaint by way of letter/ through control room/in person and actions are taken against culprits.
To carryout surprise inspection of existing lease area and submit investigation report to authorized officer for further necessary action.
If required, teams are formed including the officer from different district offices/circle offices for conducting raid.
The Control room (24 X 7) has been established with dedicated Telephone no. 079-23254030 & 1800233464(Toll Free No.) in Gandhinagar