Project at a Glance

 

 

 

 

 

Type of Dam Earthen Dam with Masonry Spillway
Maximum Height 47 M
Live Storage 72.20 M.Cum. (2550 Mcft.)
Year of Commissioning 1980-81
Length of Main Canal R.B.C. 45 Km (5100 Ha.)
L.B.C. 15 Km (1650 Ha.)
Cultivable Command Area 9642 Ha.
Irrigable Command Area 6750 Ha.
Average Annual Rainfall 750 mm.
Main Crops Paddy, Onion, Vegetable, G.Nut, Wheat, Gram, Jowar, Grapes, Sugarcane.
No. of Farmers 15926
Average Land Holding 0.50 to 1.00 Ha.
Total No. of WUA 24 Nos. ( 20 on WRBC & 4 On WLBC)
River Kolwan
 
FUNCTIONS OF WATER USERS ASSOCIATIONS
  • Equitable distribution of water amongst its members
  • Operation & Maintenance of Canal System
  • Collection of Water Charges
  • Resolve Dispute amongst Members
  • Representing Interest of Farmers & Coordinating with Government
    Departments
BENEFITS TO FARMERS
  • Water Entitlement
  • Assured Supply of Water
  • Freedom of Cropping Pattern
  • Conjunctive Use
Project At a Glance

Photograph showing lining work during construction between ch.720 to 780m. Of W.R.B.C

Photograph showing lining work during construction between ch.720 to 780m. Of W.R.B.C

Photograph showing U/S view of S.W.F. at ch.180m. Of W.R.B.C. during construction

Photograph showing S.W.F. at ch.180m. Of W.R.B.C. after completion of work

 
 
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