West Bengal State Marketing Board

                   Area Irrigated by different sources in the district of Nadia

Year Area Irrigated By
Govt. Canal Tank HDTW MDTW LDTW STW RLI ODW OTHERS TOTAL
2001-02 - - 22.15 0.67 1.80 165.11 10.65 - 12.01 212.39
2002-03 - - 22.07 0.64 1.28 165.11 10.32 - 10.17 209.59
2003-04 - - 19.42 0.60 1.04 167.69 10.01 - 10.11 208.87
2004-05 - - 19.38 0.29 0.60 160.93 11.19 - 9.39 201.78
2005-06 - - 19.71 0.32 0.65 171.54 11.07 - 9.72 213.01

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 Nadia

Year Tank HDTW MDTW LDTW STW* RLI ODW Others
2001-02 - 679 33 294 833 348 - -
2002-03 - 681 33 292 812 351 - -
2003-04 - 677 33 293 826 319 - -
2004-05 - 680 33 293 826 319 - -
2005-06 - 680 33 293 826 319 - -