5 circles i.e., Meerut, Saharanpur, Agra, Aligarh and Moradabad come under Irrigation (Mechanical) Department in Tubewell West Zone, under which 22 districts are covered. Under these circles, 5 circles of Tubewell and 1 Minor Lift Canal circle are functional. Under these circles 1 medium pump canal and 3 minor lift canals are functional. Besides these 7858 state tubewells are also operational.
In Tubewell West Zone the total irrigation capacity generated from state tubewells recorded against 657450 hectare in 2015-16 was 14733 hectare in 1423 Kharif crop and 303352 hectare in 1423 Rabi crop. In year 2016-17 actual irrigation recorded against total generated irrigation capacity is 676700 hectare against which 163466 hectare in Kharif 1424 crop was recorded by the end of 30.09.2016.
In this way total irrigation capacity that is generated from minor lift canal was 1404 hectare against which in 2015-16 actual irrigation recorded in Kharif 1423 crop was 238 hectare and in Rabi 1423 crop was 431 hectare. In year 2016-17 real irrigation that is recorded till 30.09.2016 in Kharif 1424 crop is 245 hectare.
Against target of total 07 tail of minor lift canal 03 tail feeding have been executed by the third week of 30.09.2016.
With the priority of state government to provide irrigation facility to farmers of Tubewell West Region, under Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewell Construction Project in last four years i.e., 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 after completing electrification of newly state tubewells, they are provided with irrigation facility.
In this way, in last three years i.e., 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 under Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewell Re-construction Project, after completing re-construction/electrification of 447 state tubewells, they are provided with irrigation facility.
In last 4 year i.e., 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 under modernization project of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia State Tubewells, modernization of 1832 state tubewells and installation of pump sets and renovation work of pipe line and channels had been completed.
Announcement/Reference of Hon’ble Minister/MP
- Work is on progress for construction of 40 new state tubewells in Mainpuri district as announced by Hon’ble Chief Minister.
- Construction work of 25 new state tubewells in district Sambhal got energized.
- Renovation and completion project (Costing of Rs.400.00 Lac) of 137 state tubewells in Sambhal districts, whose construction work is on progress.