Project Details Project Details

Project Name
Implementation of Kanhar irrigation scheme in Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand & Chhattisgarh#*
Project Brief
The project involves construction of a dam on river Kanhar, a tributary of river Sone, in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh. System will provide irrigation to an area of 33100 h.a. (C.C.A) of Distt. Sonebhadra through a network of 121.10 km long main canal and 150 km dy. & Minors.
Water Sanitation
Irrigation (dams, channels, embankments, etc.)
Project Capacity
121.1 KM (Kilometer)
Location The geographical location of the project
Multi State/ Centre
Project Status
Under Construction
Government/Non Government A government project pertains to project implemented either through traditional procurement mode or through PPP mode. A non-government project pertains to a project implemented solely by private sector.
Any Other Information Any other relevant information for the project
The project has been delayed due to opposition from local people and environmental Clearance issues and cost of the project was increased due to following reasons: 1) Change in DSR (District Schedule of Rate) and RSR (Regional Schedule of Rate). 2) Increase in cost of land, as per Land Acquisition Act (Source: Irrigation Department, Uttar Pradesh). Updated status for the project is not available.

Name Of Authority Name of the government agency that is the implementing authority for the project
Name Of Authority
Irrigation Department, Uttar Pradesh
Project Contractor Name of the concessionaire executing the project along with contact details such as name of the person, address, email, phone, fax, etc.
Name Of Contractor
Not Available
Project Timelines
Date Of Award Of Project The date on which the work order/notice to proceed was issued by the project authority to the developer
Date Of Project Completion(Actual)
Not Applicable
Date Of Project Completion(as per Contract)
Not Available
Project Cost
Project Cost (as per Contract) in Rs Crore
Project Cost (Revised) in Rs Crore The project cost, if different from the cost as per original estimates
Project Cost(Actual) in Rs Crore Actual cost of the project
Not Applicable
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* - Updated status for the project is not available.