Chaskaman Major Irrigation Project JI00469

Jump to: navigation, search
« Go Back
Salient Features
1Irrigation Project NameChaskaman LBC Major Irrigation Project
2Irrigation Project Name Alias
5Engineering TypeStorage
8Districts BenefitedPune,Ahmadnagar
11Project SharingNone
14Work Started in 5 Year PlanV-Plan
15Completed in 5 Year PlanXII-Plan
16Project Approval StatusPlanning Commission
17Year of Approval by Planning Commission1977
18Approved Cost (Rs. in cr)22.48
19Actual Cost (Rs. in cr)
20Culturable Command Area (CCA) (th ha)55.214
21Ultimate Irrigation Potential (UIP) (th ha)56.096
22Potential Created (PC) (th ha)39.84
23Project Covered under ERM SchemeNo
24Project Covered under CADA SchemeYes
25Project Covered under AIBP SchemeYes
26Studies Conducted
27Project Covered under Tribal Sub-PlanYes
28Project Covered under Drought Prone Area Programme (DPAP)Yes

Associated Entities with Irrigation Project
1Chaskaman DamDam

Explore in Water Resources Projects Sub Info. System

Project Description

The Chaskaman Irrigation Project is located across river Bhima in Krishna basin near Village Bibi in Khed Taluka of Pune District in Maharashtra. The dam site is about 60 km from Pune city. The project comprises of composite dam consisting of earthen dam of 737.45 m length and masonry dam of 220.55 m length with a maximum height of 46.23 m from deepest foundation level, with a gated spillway of 72 m length having 5 Nos. of radial gates of size 12x8 m. On completion, the reservoir impounds is 241.69 MCM of water, out of which 214.50 MCM shall be utilized on completion for Irrigating 42200 ha command of left bank canal & 1970 ha command of right bank canal of Khed and Shirur Tahasil of Pune District. The total irrigable area is 44170 ha (32824 ha as per revised project report).

The project was accepted by Planning Commission in the year 1977 for Rs. 22.47 crores. The latest estimated cost as per the DSR 2000-2001 is Rs 388.13 crores as approved by Maharashtra Krishna Valley Development Corporation.The Irrigation potential of project is 32824 ha. Out of which 6635 ha has already created till 3/2002 prior to inclusion under AIBP. Under AIBP total potential of 24996 hectare is created and thus total potential of 31631 hectare is created and project is complted during 2008-09.

Image Gallery

Personal tools

Either scripts and active content are not permitted to run or Adobe Flash Player version 10.0.0 or greater is not installed.

Get Adobe Flash Player