CHANGALNADU LIFT IRRIGATION SCHEME

Preamble

Location : Chagalnadu Lift Irrigation Scheme Pumps 232 Cusecs (6.56 Cumecs) of water over a static head of 47.40 m in three Stages form the river Godavari near Katheru (V), East Godavari District to provide irrigation facilities to 22,000 Acres during Khariff season and drinking water to a population of 1.02 lakhs people in 35 Villages of East Godavari District.

Salient features
Ayacut : 35,000 Acres
Villages Benifitted : 35 Villages in East Godavari
Water Utilization : 2.850 TMC
Intake location : River Godavari, Katheru (V), E.G. District.
Estimate cost : 7077 Lakhs.
Pump House:
1st Stage : Pump house @KM 14.23 of AGLB near Katheru village.3 Nos. of 0.56 MW each (2+1)
2nd Stage : Pump house in Katheru (V) 3 Nos. of 1.36 MW each (2+1)
3rd Stage : Pump house in Palacherla (V) Limits. 3 Nos. of 1.044 MW each (2+1)
No. of Lifts : 3 No's
Length of Pressure main : 2 Rows of 1960 M
Total static head : 47.40 M
Mandals Benefited : 7 Mandals i.e. (1) Rangampeta (2) Rajanagaram, (3) Korukonda (4) Rajahmundry (Rural) (5) Bikkavolu (6) Anaparthi (7) Mandapeta .
Source of Funding : NABARD under R.I.D.F-III and under State Plan.
Land Acquisition :
Land required : 1,139 Acres.
Land acquired : 857 Acres.
Balance : 282 Acres.
Canals : :
Length : Total length of main canal is about 23 Km
Discharge : 6.56 Cumecs
Cropping pattern : Paddy, Chillies, Groundnut and Maize etc.
Cumulative Expenditure up to 5/2015 : 85.47 Crs
Budget for the Year 2015-16 : Plan 2.0000 Crs. Non-Plan 5.9000 Crs.

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