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Name : Rajaram Purohit
Permanent   : Municipalty Flat No.1, Patrapara
                    Sundargarh, Orissa, India, 770 001
                    Phone: +91-6622-273898
Present       : State Unit Office-Delhi
                    Central Ground Water Board
                    Ministry of Water Resources
                   18/11, JamNagar House, ManSingh Road.
                   NewDelhi, 110 011, India 
                   Cell: +91-9868887351
Residence : 307, Minto Road Hostel (Old),
                    Minto Road, New Delhi, 110 002

FATHER'S NAME : Mr. Sunil Kumar Purohit

DATE OF BIRTH / PLACE : 30th August, 1977 / Sundargarh, Orissa

NATIONALITY / RELIGION / SEX: Indian / Hindu / Male


  •  Class       Year                      Institute                      Board/University       % of Mark
  •  10th        1993       Sainik School Bhubaneswar             C.B.S.E                    66.6
  •  12th        1995       Sainik School Bhubaneswar             C.B.S.E                    52.8
  •  B.Sc       1998        Govt. College Sundargarh            Sambalpur Univ.          77.6
  •  M.Sc      2000              University of Delhi               University of Delhi          71.5 
  • Presently Persuing Ph.D under University of Delhi, Department of Geology


Research Scholar under Prof. D.M.Banerjee (Department of Geology, University Of Delhi) Topic: "Causes of Arsenic contamination in parts of West Bengal and Bangladesh with special reference to Joypur village in Barasat Block, N-24-Parganas,West Bengal, India"

Presently working in the Central Ground Water Board, under the Ministry of Water Resources as Scientist 'B' in the State Unit Office-Delhi, 18/11, JamNagar House, ManSingh Road, NewDelhi.


  • National Scholarship from The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India for the year 1998-2000.
  • Junior Research Fellowship, CSIR-NET, Year-2001
  • DAAD Scholarship under Sandwich Model Scheme, Yr-2003-2004 in the Institut fur Geologie und Minerologie, Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen, Nurnberg, Germany under the DAAD Sandwich Model Scheme with Prof. Dr. H.J.Tobschall.


  • Programming in Basic, Fortran 77
  • All Windows based application, Office-Xp........
  • Map Info-6 (Professional), ERDAS 8.5, Arc View-3.2 
  • Geological application Softwares like DATAMINE, ROCKWARE (Datacore), Stereonet, GWW (Groundwater), Aquachem, etc.
  • Hydrogeological database Software like GEMS, GW-DES 


Geological Mapping in an around the areas of

  • Gopalpur Opencast Coal mines, M.C.L. (Orissa), Yr-1996 (2days)
  • Khandadhar BHQ Group (Orissa), Yr-1996 (1day)
  • East Coast Buxite deposit (Orissa), Yr-1997 (3days)
  • Indian Rare Earth, Gopalpur (Orissa), Yr-1997 (3Days)
  • Bandalamottu Pb-Zn mines (A.P.), Yr-1998 (4days) Underground as well as Surface
  • Mangampeta Barite deposit (A.P.), Yr-1998 (2days)
  • Ramagiri Gold Mines (A.P.), Yr-1998 (4days) Underground as well as Surface
  • Dehradun and Sahashradhara (U.P.),Yr-1998 (7days)
  • Hydrogeological Field work in the state of Himachal Pradesh
  • Extensive Field training in Zawar Group of mines, Balaria, (HZL) from 07-06-2000 to 04-07-2000 (28days) on Sampling techniques & Processing (Channel, Core, Boxhole), Ore reserve Estimation, Underground Mapping, Drilling techniques, etc
  • M.Sc. Dissertation in Aquifer parameter evaluation in the hard rock terrain of Delhi and adjoining areas
  • Worked as a Consultant Geologist in Phelps Dodge Exploration, India Pvt. Ltd. For a period of 4 1/2 month.