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Optimizing Watercourse Conveyance Efficiency Through Enhancing Lining Length

ADP funded project “Optimizing Watercourse Conveyance Efficiency through Enhancing Lining Length” envisages extension in lining length of 3,000 watercourses upto 50 percent. Its key objective is to enhance conveyance efficiency which in turn would result in saving of water and improvement in water productivity at the farm level.

Objective
The key development objective of the project is to enhance conveyance efficiency which in turn would result in saving of water and improvement in water productivity at the farm level.

Components

  • Re-activation of 2,900 Water Users Associations
  • Extension in lining of 2,900 already improved watercourses
  • Improvement of 100 watercourses of Agricultural Extension and Research Farms

Gestation Period
Five (05) years (2015-16 to 2019-20)

Financial Outlay (Rs. Million)

  • Government:   6,829.695 million 
  • Farmers:         2,458.167 million
  • Total:              9,287.862 million

Location
Entire irrigated areas of the Punjab

Physical Targets and Financial Implications