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Sardar Sarovar Narmada Project


Narmada project: 3 participating states yet to pay over Rs 7 crore dues to Gujarat, says CM

March 18, 2022 3:39 am

As per the CM’s reply, Madhya Pradesh has to pay Rs 4,953.42 crore, Maharashtra Rs 1,715.67 crore and Rajasthan has to pay Rs 556 crore to Gujarat.

Gujarat: Former chief secy throws light on how focus shifted to surface water irrigation

August 31, 2020 5:01 am

Output of agricultural sector in Gujarat has been largely dependent on South-West monsoon, according to a socio-economic survey in Gujarat in 2019-20. The average rainfall in Gujarat is quite poor compared to all India figures...,” Dr J N Singh said.

Sardar Sarovar Project should be completed to avail of the promised gains

August 21, 2019 9:13 am

Gujarat has correctly stated that after the reservoir fills up, if water is still flowing into the dam, the largest main canal of the world will be used to take water to Saurashtra and will fill up the many small dams in the plateau. This was modelled as a benefit of the project in the original blueprint of the SSP in 1984.

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Yojana: Govt, Oppn lock horns on claims about irrigation

July 16, 2019 5:16 am

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel demanded a clarification from Dhanani for contesting his claim that 16.38 lakh hectare command area received Narmada water under the scheme.

Canal irrigation: When water comes to the fields

April 14, 2016 4:16 am

The Narmada has been a life-saver for parched Saurashtra, but there is scope for more judicious use by farmers.

Narmada project: Against CM’s adviser suggestions, govt opts for underground pipeline, invites tenders

December 29, 2015 4:15 am

The panel’s main argument against UGPL project was limited number of beneficiaries and excessive maintenance.

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Project- Underground pipeline has limited reach, more trouble: Expert panel

December 29, 2015 4:15 am

So far, of 48,058 km sub-minor canals, work on 10,216.92 km has been completed.

26,210 hectares removed from Sardar Sarovar project area

September 08, 2015 2:08 am

The move was revealed before the Assembly by Chief Minister Anandiben Patel during the recently concluded three-day Monsoon Session.

Government spends over Rs 43,000 cr on Narmada project

March 24, 2015 2:33 am

At present, work is on to raise the dam’s height by constructing spillway piers and steel radial gates.

SC order puts in abeyance green nod to state projects

August 27, 2014 3:38 am

National Board for Wildlife gave environmental clearance to nine Gujarat projects on August 12.