Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh


1. Mineral Wealth of Prayagraj

Sand: Sand is obtained from rivers of the state in the form of deposits. It is one of the main mineral available in the basin of various rivers flowing across the state. Due to its high availability, it is often used for civil construction work.

Sandstone: Sandstone is a sedimentary rock composed of sand-size grains of mineral, rock, or organic material. Sandstone may be any color due to the presence of impurities within the minerals, but most commonly they occur in tan, brown, yellow, red, grey, pink, white, and black colour. Sandstones are extensively quarried for building stone and ballast.

Silica Sand: Silica Sand is a quartz mineral that has been broken down into tiny granules due to weathering. It is used in industrial processing to make items such as glass, construction materials, personal care products, electronics etc.

2. Details of Mines Officer

S.No. Name of Officer Designation Contact Detail Office Address
  Dr. Vijay Kumar Mourya Geologist/ Officer-In-Charge
Regional Office
  Shri Anjani Kumar Singh Sr. Mines Officer

3. Mineral Wise Lease Details