West Bengal State Marketing Board

Source of Irrigation & Area Irrigated by different sources in the Blocks of
                                        Uttar Dinajpur 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
Chopra 1500 758 454 13 520 2 80 3147 8350 - - - - 3920 10904
Islampur 700 1310 786 10 400 23 920 4876 10825 - - - - 6219 13631
Goalpokhar-I - 1228 736 18 720 20 800 4692 10825 - - - - 5958 13081
Goalpokhar-II - 940 564 12 480 16 640 5039 14250 - - - - 6007 15934
Karandighi - 825 495 14 560 29 1160 6313 18250 - - - - 7181 20465
Raiganj - 1530 918 45 1800 39 1560 11340 20100 - - - - 12954 24378
Hemtabad - 512 307 7 280 25 1000 4288 8164 - - - - 4832 9751
Kaliaganj - 1435 861 12 480 55 2200 5744 12995 - - - - 7246 16536
Itahar - 1956 874 42 1680 38 1520 9873 18542 - - - - 11909 22616


HDTW= High Capacity Deep Tubewell                     MDTW= Middle Capacity Deep Tubewell

 

LDTW= Low Capacity Deep Tubewell                     STW= Shallow Tubewell

 

RLI= River Lift Irrigation