About the Organisation

Under this organization Bann Sagar project, irrigation project work is going on. Regarding this, in the year 1973 trio meeting was organized and an agreement was made among Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar for the accumulated water at Bann Sagar Dam (Under construction) on Madhya Son river in Shehdol, Madhya Pradesh. Expenses are divided in the ratio of 2:1:1 and with the same ratio, every year 4 M.A.F accumulated water will be supplied to all the three states. 1 M.A.F water will be supplied to UP through Bann Sagar Dam.

After the completion of the project there is a provision of extra irrigation in Allahabad (74.823 hectare) and Mirzapur (75,309 hectare). Till date 50,000 hectare irrigation capacity had been created under this project.