Environment and Forests Department (Tamil Nadu)

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Environment and Forests Department of State of Tamil Nadu
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Agency overview
Jurisdiction Tamil Nadu
Headquarters Chennai
Ministers responsible K. T. Pachaimal[1], Minister for Forests
M. C. Sampath[3], Minister for Environment
Agency executive Thiru C.V Sankar IAS[2], Principal Secretary (India)
Parent agency Government of Tamil Nadu
Website www.tn.gov.in/departments/eandf.html

The Environment and Forests Department of State of Tamil Nadu is one of the departments of Government of Tamil Nadu.


The Department of Environment was created in 1995 as the Nodal Department for environmental management of the state.[4]


Name Website
Department of Environment[5] http://www.environment.tn.nic.in/
Tamil Nadu Forest Department[6] http://www.forests.tn.nic.in/

Undertakings and bodies[edit]

Name Website
Arasu Rubber Corporation Limited http://www.arasurubber.tn.nic.in/
Tamil Nadu Forest Plantation Corporation Limited (TAFCORN)
Tamilnadu Tea Plantation Corporation Limited (TANTEA) http://www.tantea.co.in/
Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board http://www.tnpcb.gov.in/
Tamil Nadu Biodiversity Conservation And Greening Society (TNBCGS)[7]

Ministers (2011-present)[edit]

Former ministers (2006-2011)[edit]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]