Jharkhand Space Applications Center, Dept. of  IT, Govt. of Jharkhand.

At a Glance

Jharkhand Government under Information Technology Department institutionalized and established Jharkhand Space Applications Center to address the following developmental issues of Jharkhand.

  • 1. Natural Resource Management such as
    • Mineral Resources
    • Soil Resources
    • Agriculture Resources
    • Surface Water Resources
    • Ground Water Resources
    • Forest Resources
    • Human Resources
  • 2. Rural Development
    • Integrated studies for action plan generation.
    • Identification of resources for employment / income generation.
    • Village Information system.
    • Wasteland mapping & monitoring
    • Rural road mapping / village connectivity assessment
    • Local resource inventory mapping for village development
    • Watershed development at village/block/district levels.
  • 3. Urban & Infrastructure Development
    • Urban Information System
    • Urban Land use Mapping
    • Master Plan for all towns and cities
    • Municipal solid waste disposal systems / taxation systems / road and transportation systems.
    • Urban property information system
    • Urban Municipal Information System
  • 4. SATCOM Applications
    • Promote development communication involving agencies In the areas of education, health, social welfare, etc.
    • Provide interactive distance education and training to teachers, students, village functionaries, anganwadi workers, panchayat level representatives, healthcare workers
    • Promote establishment of satellite based networks for Information exchanges, networking of technical / knowledge based institution, etc
  • 5. e-Governance Applications
    • Jharkhand is fortunately not susceptible to many natural disasters. However, the cause for concern in Jharkhand is drought, Its Monitoring, Management and Mitigation. RS & GIS will effectively contribute in identifying drought affected villages.
  • 6. Disaster Management
    • Mineral Resources
    • Soil Resources
    • Agriculture Resources
    • Surface Water Resources
    • Ground Water Resources
    • Forest Resources
    • Human Resources

Launch to Space