West Bengal State Marketing Board

      Area Irrigated by different sources in the district of Coochbehar

Year Area Irrigated By
Govt. Canal Tank HDTW MDTW LDTW STW RLI ODW OTHERS TOTAL
2001-02 1.70 5.85 17.03 4.25 - 15.60 14.05 4.27 12.15 74.90
2002-03 0.78 5.85 17.70 4.32 - 15.68 14.19 4.47 12.34 75.33
2003-04 0.78 5.87 17.90 4.36 - 50.20 14.21 6.03 4.21 103.56
2004-05 0.49 5.87 17.92 4.37 - 50.20 14.30 6.53 5.48 105.16
2005-06 1.70 5.87 17.92 4.37 - 50.25 14.31 6.56 5.52 106.50

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

                          Sources of Irrigation in the District of Coochbehar

Year Tank HDTW MDTW LDTW STW* RLI ODW Others
2001-02 1762 68 - - 1712 287 - 3719
2002-03 1762 68 - - 1712 289 - 3719
2003-04 1762 116 20 - 41148 298 6480 1016
2004-05 1762 116 20 - 39687 321 6480 1023
2005-06 1762 116 20 - 39696 331 6480 1024