About The Department
The Directorate of Fisheries is a separate directorate under the Department of Animal Husbandry and Fisheries, Govt of Jharkhand. Its state level headquarter is located at Ranchi and has district level offices in all the 24 districts of Jharkhand. There are two range level offices, namely South Chotanagpur Range and North Chotanagpur Range. Each range is controlled by the Deputy Director Fisheries. Besides these, there is a state level training Center i.e Fish Farmer Training Center (FFTC) at Shalimar Ranchi and Fisheries Research Center (FRC), Dhurwa, Ranchi. FFTC is headed by Deputy Director Fisheries where as FRC is headed by Assistant Director Fisheries.