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West Bengal Accelarated Development of Minor Irrigation Project

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Salient Features

Duration : Jan, 2012 to December, 2017
Objective : To enhance agricultural production of small and marginal farmers
Priority : Rain fed/Single Cropped area, Small & Marginal Farmers with special emphasis to Tribal & backward community.
Coverage : 18 Districts

 
 
 SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION  PROCUREMENT PROGRESS  WATER USER ASSOCIATION (Regd.)

DISTRICTS
18

SCHEMES UNDER IMPLEMENTATION
1269

HANDED OVER
653

DESIGNED COMMAND AREA (Ha.)
33,196.94

DESIGNED IRRIGATION POTENTIAL (Ha.)
61,673.09

ESTIMATED BENEFICIARIES
90709

ACTUAL IRRIGATED AREA (Ha.)
8,137.13

GROSS IRRIGATED AREA (Ha.)
18,485.20

ACTUAL BENEFICIARIES
34818

ADMIN. APPROVAL (Nos.)
1295

ADMIN. APPROVAL AMT.(Lac)
61,587.56

WORK IN PROGRESS
483

CONTRACT AWARDED (Nos.)
1145

CONTRACT AMT.(Lac)
58,172.47

EXPENDITURE OF SCHEMES (Lac)
22,250.16

NOs. OF PACKAGES
1126

BID NOT MATURED
26

DROPPED SCHMES (Nos.)
124

WUA(Nos.)
801

WUA MEMBERS (Nos.)
69428

WOMEN MEMBERS (Nos.)
9613

WELL PERFORMING WUAs
32%

WUAs HAVING BANK A/C (Nos.)
415

CORPUS FUND MOBILIZED Rs. 10,000.00 OR MORE (Nos.)
159

WUA COMMITTEE MEMBER (FEMALE)
27%

WUA COMMITTEE MEMBER (TRIBAL)
10%

WUAs HAVING FEMALE OFFICE BEARERS (Nos.)
131

Synopsis:
A total of 653  completed schemes have been handed over to WUAs. These are expected to serve 19601.1 with gross command area of 36911.807 Ha and benefit more than 51651 users.
A total of 801 registered WUAs representing for more than 69428 beneficiaries have been formed that are participating in planning, supervision and Management, Operation and Maintenance (MOM) of schemes. Among various beneficiaries, women account for 13 %, tribal for 11% and small and marginal farmers account for 79%. The members in almost all the schemes have contributed member fees indicating their interest to operate and maintain the schemes.
In order to diversify and introduce water management practices, the project has supported 8551 agriculture demonstrations covering 4461.26 Ha, 8482 horticulture demonstrations covering 1171.23 Ha and 328 fisheries demonstrations.
Supported by The project development objective is to enhance agricultural production of small and marginal farmers in the project area. This would be achieved through Strengthening community-based institutions i.e. Water User Association (WUA) on irrigation management, operation and maintenance, Construction and development of minor irrigation schemes (surface & ground water). Support to agricultural development, including provision of agricultural services, encouraging crop diversification and use of new technologies, and creating income generating opportunities. generating opportunities.
Key Components
  • Strengthening of Community based institution
  • Irrigation system development
  • Agricultural support Services
  • Project management

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Dept. of Water Resources Investigation & Development
Office of the Project Director
West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation Project
ICMARD Building, Block- 14/2, Scheme- VIII (M), 5th Floor, Ultadanga
Kolkata - 700067

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