West Bengal State Marketing Board

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

Block Name Canal Area Tank R.L.I D.T.W S.T.W O.D.W Others Total
Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area
Mekhliganj 100 26 65 33 560 12 412 963 1197 3423 1700 300 490.71 4757 4,524.71
Haldibari 295 10 50 18 80 3 252 1131 1452 515 542 17 35.02 1694 2,706.02
Mathabhanga-I 200 3 150 32 370 8 498 2621 2140 1651 974 137 616.80 4452 4,948.80
Mathabhanga-II 240 10 320 32 335 10 3805 5081 4583 65 155 93 490.39 5291 9,928.39
Sitalkuchi 230 27 395 23 330 10 8232 2997 5142 41 110 17 260.69 3115 14,699.69
Coochbehar-I 200 10 355 33 8840 13 5444 5288 5765 11 211 119 469.86 5474 21,284.86
Coochbehar-II 55 830 1640 29 570 15 455 3942 4283 35 540 139 714.54 4990 8,257.54
Tufanganj-I 90 752 1565 25 350 10 305 4751 6827 32 270 57 414.86 5627 9,821.86
Tufanganj-II 50 14 490 16 380 9 372 2720 2952 425 1200 14 317.13 3198 5,761.13
Dinhata-I 150 48 690 43 775 19 545 4918 8502 123 470 95 879.42 5246 12,011.42
Dinhata-II 40 2 35 33 1296 22 1730 3897 4880 108 170 28 652.78 4090 8,803.78
Sitai 50 30 120 14 420 5 235 1387 2531 51 218 8 177.15 1495 3,751.15


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