About the Organisation

In Tubewell Central Zone under Irrigation (Mechanical) Department 07 circles Bareilly, Lucknow, Sitapur, Kanpur, Banda, Jhansi and Etawah come, under which 23 districts are covered. Under these zones 08 medium pump canals and 114 minor lift canals are functional. Beside this 10262 state tubewell are functional.

Irrigation

In Tubewell Central Zone, total irrigation capacity generated from state tubewells is 857800 hectare against which in year 2015-16 in Kharif Crop 1423 actual irrigation that was recorded, 131210 hectare and in Rabi Crop 1423 actual irrigation recorded was 437903 hectare. In year 2016-17 total irrigation capacity generated is 890300 hectare against which actual irrigation recorded in Kharif 1424 crop by 30.09.2016 is 145610 hectare.

In this way total irrigation capacity generated was 88046 hectare, against which in year 2014-15 actual irrigation recorded was 10706 hectare in Kharif 1423 crops and 50332 hectare in Rabi 1423 crop. In year 2016-17 in Kharif 1423 crop actual irrigation recorded is 11882 hectare by 30.09.2016.

Tail Feeding

By 30.09.2016, against total 258 tails of minor lift canals, 258 tail feeding has been completed.

Projects

With the priority of state government, to provide irrigation facility to farmers of Tubewell Central Region, in last four years 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 under Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewell Construction Project 940 new state tubewells are constructed/energized against the target of 940 tubewells.

In this way, in last 3 years 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 under Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewell re-construction project, 309 state tubewells are re-constructed/energized and facilitated with irrigation facility.

In last 4 years, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 under modernizing project of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewells, modernizing work of 2946 state tubewells and installation of pump sets and renovation work of channels and pipe line has been completed.

Announcement of Hon’ble Chief Minister

  • Construction work of 52 newly state tubewells in district Hardoi has been completed. All state tubewells are equipped with irrigation facility.
  • In Banda and Chitrakoot district, respectively 25 and 05 constructions of newly state tubewells have been completed. All state tubewells are equipped with irrigation facility.
  • Construction work of 75 new state tubewells in Banda district has been completed. 75 tubewells are energized.
  • Re-construction work of 17 state tubewells in Farrukhabad district has been completed (included in 1054 re-construction project). All tubewells are equipped with irrigation facility.
  • Construction work of 40 new state tubewells in Jalauna district is on progress.

Announcement of Hon’ble Irrigation Minister

  • Construction work of 03 new state tubewells in Kanpur Dehat district has been completed. All state tubewells are equipped with irrigation facility.
  • Construction work of 10 new state tubewells in Kanpur Nagar district has been completed. All state tubewells are equipped with irrigation facility.
  • Construction work of 10 new state tubewells in Chitrkoot district has been completed. 10 state tubewells are been energized.
  • Construction work of 50 new state tubewells in Etawah district in on progress. Punching of 50 state tubewells and energization of 47 tubewells has been completed.
  • Construction work of 10 new state tubewells of Etawah district is on progress.
  • Construction work of 30 new state tubewells of Kannauj district is on progress.
  • Construction work of 01 new state tubewell of Kanpur Dehat district is on progress.
  • Re-construction work of 03 state tubewells in Etawah district has been completed.
  • Re-construction work of 38 state tubewells of Etawah district in on progress.
  • Modernization work of 20 state tubewells in Etawah district in on progress.
  • Modernization work of 40 state tubewells in Kannuaj district in on progress.