West Bengal State Marketing Board

Source of Irrigation & Area Irrigated by different sources in the Blocks of
                                    North 24-Paraganas 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
Bagdah - 61 45 57 3060 20 582 7217 13023 - - 1 20 7356 16730
Bongaon - 36 600 54 3040 44 1241 9141 12780 - - 3 310 9278 17971
Gaighata - 36 32 44 2200 27 878 7110 12461 - - 3 25 7220 15596
Habra-I - 175 35 7 220 30 720 3174 5861 - - 1 22 3387 6858
Habra-II - 840 810     30 762 1531 2159 - - 1 375 2402 4106
Barasat-I - 50 30 5 300 20 534 1860 3588 - - 1 70 1936 4522
Barasat-II - 240 80 - - 13 206 3064 5857 - - 1 40 3318 6183
Amdanga - 850 120 - - 20 621 3270 9943 - - 1 55 4141 10739
Deganga - 50 25 - - 11 299 6066 6541 - - 1 20 6128 6885
Rajarhat - 30 30 12 720 2 41 850 1751 - - 1 45 895 2587
Barrackpur-I - 150 450 - - 15 473 902 1226 - - 1 160 1068 2309
Barrackpur-II - 200 450 3 180 2 71 195 356 - - 2 350 402 1407
Baduria - 100 90 1 20 21 610 5896 10234 - - - - 6018 10954
Haroa - 1214 1020 7 380 5 102 1750 2983 - - 1 550 2977 5035
Minakhan - 600 510 - - - - 1115 1850 - - - - 1715 2360
Swarupnagar - 3300 867 32 1760 11 291 7125 8841 - - 3 380 10471 12139
Hasnabad - 2550 2100 - - - - 939 1434 - - - - 3489 3534
Hingalganj - 2035 1766 - - - - 38 10 - - 1 575 2074 2351
Sandeshkhali-I - 3520 1850 - - - - 751 1490 - - - - 4271 3340
Sandeshkhali-II - 2550 1950 - - - - 575 320 - - - - 3125 2270
Basirhat-I - 611 410 3 60 3 33 2302 3230 - - - - 2919 3733
Basirhat-II - 2000 1870 - - 5 102 2501 3922 - - 1 696 4507 6590

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