Right to Information:

The Right to Information Act 2005 was introduced for its enactment from 12th October 2005 to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority in India. Under the act CSIR-CIMFR is committed to provide the information to every citizen of India. (For complete details on the Right to Information Act, please visit www.persmin.nic.in)

How to Obtain Requisite Information

1. If you have an interest in obtaining requisite information from CSIR-CIMFR, please use the filling in form (download here) for any information you require.

2. A request for obtaining information under Sub-section (1) of Section 6 shall be accompanied by an application fee of Rs.10.00 by way of Cash / Demand Draft / Bankers Cheque / Indian Postal Order in the name of the 'Director, CSIR-Central Institute of mining and Fuel Research' payable at Dhanbad.

2. For providing the information under Sub-section (1) of Section 7, the fee shall be charged by way of cash against proper receipt or by Demand draft payable to the 'Director, CSIR-Central Institute of mining and Fuel Research ‘ at the following rates: a) Rs.2.00 for each page (in A4/A3 size paper) created or copied


Authorised Persons for the Implementation of Right to Information


First Appellate Authority

Dr. S.K.Mandal
Chief Scientist, Mine Mechanisation and Technology Development
CIMFR, Barwa Road,
Dhanbad - 826015
Ph: 0326 - 2296027/28/29 Ext - 4437
Mob: 9431123474

Central Public Information Officer
Dr. P. K. Mishra
Sr. Principal Scientist & CPIO
CIMFR, Barwa Road Campus
Dhanbad - 826015
Ph: 0326 – 2296027/28/29 Ext - 4257 (O)
Mob: +91 94303 49795 
Email: pkmishra[at]cimfr[dot]nic[dot]in, mishrapkapp[at]gmail[dot]com, mishrapkapp[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in


(In absence of above officers, due to leave / tour, the following Officers will function as CPIO )

Assistant Central Public Information Officer
Shri Rakesh Kumar 
Sr.Principal Scientist & ACPIO
CIMFR, Barwa Road Campus
Mob: +91 94312 92718
Ph: 0326 - 2296027/28/29  Ext - 4328 (O)
Email: rakesh[at]cimfr[dot]nic[dot]in, kumarrakesh18[at]yahoo[dot]com
For Barwa Road Campus
Dr. Manish Kumar 
Principal Scientist
CIMFR, Digwadih Campus  P.O. FRI,  Dhanbad - 828108
Mob: 9431319972, Email: manishcfri[at]gmail[dot]com
For Digwadih campus