River Bank/ Flood Water conservation Scheme: Madhya Pradesh

Details of River Bank/ Flood Water conservation Scheme
Name of the SchemeRiver Bank/ Flood Water conservation Scheme
Sponsored byCentral Government
Funding PatternGovernment of India 90% and State Government 10%
Ministry/DepartmentFarmer Welfare & Agriculture Development
DescriptionObjective of the Scheme is to control the flood water and utilize the same for catchment areas of Reservoir there by increasing ground water level and to prevent soil-erosion in the places adjoining to catchment areas(You may Download Hindi DVW-TTYogeshEN Font from http://www.mpkrishi.org/krishinet/hindisite/font-download.asp
Other BeneficiariesFarmers in the limits of river beds and reservoirs
Benefit TypeOthers,
Other Benefits Conservation of more water for irrigation, power generation and drinking water.
Eligibility criteriaFarmers in the limits of river beds and catchment area.
How to AvailNil
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 01 / 2006
Valid Upto 31 / 12 / 2012
Reference URLhttp://www.mpkrishi.org/krishinet/hindisite/AgriYojnaye_Nadighati_Baadh.asp (External website that opens in a new window)

Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Madhya Pradesh, 18-11-2008)