West Bengal State Marketing Board

Source of Irrigation & Area Irrigated by different sources in the Blocks of
                                        Malda 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
Harishchandrapur-I - - - 9 245 25 346 3097 9254 - - 25 1471 3156 11316
Harishchandrapur-II - - - 41 516 10 150 4496 12468 - - 12 695 4559 13829
Chanchal-I - 6 28 22 380 21 553 2147 6918 - - 36 1840 2232 9719
Chanchal-II - - - 29 350 32 576 2216 6616 - - 46 2233 2323 9775
Ratua-I - - - 32 976 33 634 2647 7005 - - 16 974 2728 9589
Ratua-II - - - 60 1372 71 1164 1428 3800 - - 55 2942 1614 9278
Gazole - 71 445 46 1037 62 591 4027 8007 - - 65 3553 4271 13633
Bamongola - 56 237 32 520 - - 1870 4414 - - 10 855 1968 6026
Habibpur - 71 352 49 901 13 101 1819 3619 - - 99 5585 2051 10558
Old Malda - 51 251 44 1114 47 821 1172 2251 - - 24 1508 1338 5945
English Bazar - - - 20 550 46 1021 1066 2814 - - 34 2007 1166 6392
Manikchak - - - 22 677 17 442 2414 5430 - - 10 558 2463 7107
Kaliachak-I - - - 4   13 266 1316 2908 - - 5 268 1338 3442
Kaliachak-II - - - 11 372 24 409 786 1701 - - 5 201 826 2683
Kaliachak-III - - - 3 86 38 375 2693 5418 - - 4 204 2738 6083


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

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