West Bengal State Marketing Board

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

Block Name Canal Area Tank D.T.W S.T.W R.L.I O.D.W Others Total
Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area No. Area
Arsha 5524 824 507 - - - - 7 31 237 189 10 466 1078 6717
Baghmundi 1450 17 222 - - - - 6 107 129 103 31 114 183 1996
Balarampur 2354 103 1365 - - - - 4 25 123 99 24 300 254 4143
barabazar 5970 602 614 - - - - 12 216 185 148 57 35 856 6983
Jaypur 249 1527 1885 - - - - 3 32 152 121 99 96 1781 2383
Jhalda-I 2545 303 1287 - - - - 13 97 158 127 81 928 555 4984
Jhalda-II 4042 345 4861 - - - - 3 50 247 197 95 304 690 9454
Bandowan 735 309 2515 - - - - 8 75 153 123 22 292 492 3740
Hura 220 531 1907 - - - - 4 29 229 183 23 695 787 3034
Manbazar-I - 584 835 - - - - 10 56 265 212 8 651 867 1754
Manbazar-II 735 430 1006 - - - - 5 52 148 119 48 500 631 2412
Puncha - 690 1654 - - - - 9 97 265 212 5 522 969 2485
Purulia-I 587 253 972 - - - - 7 53 218 175 24 574 502 2361
Purulia-II 340 709 1139 - - - - 8 92 231 185 43 465 991 2221
Kashipur 1204 65 255 - - - - 14 78 282 225 21 747 382 2509
Neturia - 408 946 - - - - 4 20 144 115 14 280 570 1361
Para 1950 330 3393 - - - - 6 65 340 272 19 480 695 6160
Raghunathpur-I - 268 1365 - - - - 4 61 304 243 15 661 591 2330
Raghunathpur-II 800 131 181 - - - - 4 69 282 225 2 126 419 1401
Santuri 1589 1041 1396 - - - - 4 18 182 145 9 557 1236 3705

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