PEDDANKALAM PROJECT

Backgrond and Preamble

Constructed across River Swarnamukhi near Peddankalam village, Seethanagaram Mandal, Vizianagaram District was completed during the year 1955 –1963. The longitude is 83° -27'€™-34" €and the latitude is 18° -14'€™-0"€. And the project is situated 22 Km away from Parvatipuram and 850 Km from Hyderabad.

Salient Features
River /Source : Suvarnamukhi
Location (Village & Mandal) : Peddankalam(V) Seethanagaram (M)
Estimate / Total Cost : Rs.240 Lakhs
Year of Starting/Completion : 1976/1982
Reservoir Gross/ Net Capacity in Mcum : Diversion Scheme
Ayacut : 3342 Ha. (8257 Acres )
Catchment area in Sq.Km. : 665
Max flood discharge in Cum. : 3120
Spillway Details
Type, Size & Nos : Weir Falling Shutters 3.0Mx0.75M
Crest Level : 78.8M
FRL / MWL : 80.00M/85.75M
Scour sluice Nos., Size & Sill Level : 3x2.13 / 4Nos
LMC
Vent Size & No.s : 1.22x1.22m & 3Nos
Sill Level : N.A.
Discahrge in Cumecs : 3.94
Length Km. : 25
Ayacut : 3342 Ha. (8257 Acres )
RMC
Vent Size & No.s : N.A.
Sill Level : N.A.
Discahrge in Cumecs : N.A.
Length Km. : N.A.
Ayacut : N.A.
Mandals Benefitted : Baljipet mandal in Vizianagaram District and part of Vangara mandal of Srikakulam District
COMPONENTS :
Source of funding : JICA
Present status of work : It is proposed to take up Modernization of canal system
Budget & Expenditure (2010-11 UPTO 12/2010)
Budget for 2010-11 : 30.00 Lakhs
Expenditure 3/11 : 5.00 Lakhs
Land acquisition : Nil
Program for 2011-12 : It is proposed to take up Modernization of canal system
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