West Bengal State Marketing Board

Source of Irrigation & Area Irrigated by different sources in the Blocks of
                                        Bankura for the year 2005-06

Block Name Canal Area Tank Rli DTW STW ODW Others Total
Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area
Bankura-I 1000 845 625 9 150 - - 25 10 805 300 26 127 1710 2212
Bankura-II - 611 900 9 130 - - 586 1075 440 110 27 68 1673 2283
Chhatna - 958 2320 13 500 - - 17 100 425 80 - - 1413 3000
Saltora - 2010 2400 6 200 - - - - 170 120 320 200 2506 2920
Mejia - 647 1360 14 164 - - 202 400 253 100 2 100 1118 2124
G.Ghati 1000 2225 7000 7 45 - - - - 625 250 - - 2587 8295
Barjora 2000 1004 1150 38 789 13 99 1498 2020 314 110 124 2362 2991 8530
Onda 4720 1455 1800 25 230 59 326 3141 4169 809 148 24 536 5513 11929
Indpur 3450 350 1250 29 401 - - - - 250 80 3 20 632 5201
Khatra 3500 470 1350 6 150 - - - - 500 250 5 266 981 5516
Hirbandh 1250 570 680 13 150 - - - - 580 160 3 185 1166 2425
Ranibandh 800 535 5600 13 200 - - - - 610 300 4 180 1162 7080
Taldangra 8615 211 1180 25 550 4 115 565 829 10 3 16 205 831 11497
Simlapal 12000 530 1300 19 360 1 20 595 2460 250 250 61 830 1456 17220
Raipur 13050 485 1600 23 135 - - 135 310 215 142 17 535 875 15772
Sarenga 11200 256 150 12 42 - - 1286 2800 - - - - 1554 14192
Bishnupur 1600 475 150 16 427 46 354 3616 10406 100 20 527 322 4780 13279
Joypur 14785 3835 1600 12 108 24 161 2545 505 435 20 - - 6851 17179
Kotulpur 6450 1415 150 23 100 31 466 2562 1989 210 2 - - 4241 9157
Sonamukhi 8600 20 180 10 74 65 440 3800 4700 13 15 15 252 3923 14261
Patrasayer 5604 50 60 22 338 44 316 3212 7660 70 60 5 8 3403 14046
Indus 10000 2000 300 10 132 28 331 4000 8000 - - - - 6038 18763

HDTW= High Capacity Deep Tubewell                  MDTW= Middle Capacity Deep Tubewell

LDTW= Low Capacity Deep Tubewell                     STW= Shallow Tubewell

RLI= River Lift Irrigation                                            ODW= Open Dug Well

DTW = Deep Tubewell = H.D.T.W + M.D.T.W + L.D.T.W