WBADMIP
West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation Project

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Salient Features

Name of the Project: West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation Project,WBADMIP

Implementation Agency: Water Resources Development & Investigation Department WRIDD,GoWB

Priority : Rain fed/Single Cropped area, Small & Marginal Farmers with special emphasis to Tribal & backward community.

Coverage: 21 Districts

Project Duration: January 2012-December 2019

Project Cost: US$205million

State Share: US$ 50 million Objective : To enhance agricultural production of small and marginal farmers

KEY COMPONENT
  • Strengthening of Community based institution
  • Irrigation system development
  • Agricultural support Services
  • Project management
 SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION  PROCUREMENT PROGRESS  WATER USER ASSOCIATION (Regd.)

DISTRICTS

21

SCHEMES UNDER IMPLEMENTATION

3400

HANDED OVER

1335

DESIGNED COMMAND AREA (Ha.)

33,375

DESIGNED IRRIGATION POTENTIAL (Ha.)

50063

ESTIMATED BENEFICIARIES

83438

SDMP IN PROCESS

359

REGISTERED WUA
1135

ACTUAL BENEFICIARIES

66550

ADMIN. APPROVAL (Nos.)

3400

ADMIN. APPROVAL AMT.(cr)

899

WORK IN PROGRESS

923

CONTRACT AWARDED (Nos.)

923

CONTRACT AMT.(cr)

693

EXPENDITURE OF SCHEMES (cr)

593

BID FLOATED

1142

BID NOT MATURED

27

DROPPED SCHEMES (Nos.)

472

WUA(Nos.)

2440

WUA MEMBERS (Nos.)

132738

WOMEN MEMBERS (Nos.)

19910

WELL PERFORMING WUAs

1246

WUAs HAVING BANK A/C (Nos.)

859

CORPUS FUND MOBILIZED (in Rs.)

29194890

WUA COMMITTEE MEMBER (FEMALE)
4962

WUA MEMBER (TRIBAL)
14976

TOTAL NO OF FEMALE PARTICIPATED in ASS (Nos.)
15990

Synopsis:
A total of 1335  completed schemes have been handed over to WUAs. These are expected to serve 33,375 Ha.   with irrigation potential of 50,063 Ha   and benefit more than 83438 users.
A total of 1135 registered WUAs representing for more than 66,550 beneficiaries have been formed that are participating in planning, supervision and Management, Operation and Maintenance (MOM) of schemes. Among various beneficiaries, women account for 33 %, tribal for 22% . 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 23467 agriculture demonstrations covering 17188 Ha horticulture demonstrations covering 13981 Ha and 842 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.
MAP MAP ADDRESS

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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