Command Area Development & Water Management (CADWM) Programme: Odisha

Details of Command Area Development & Water Management (CADWM) Programme
Name of the SchemeCommand Area Development & Water Management (CADWM) Programme
Sponsored byBoth: Central & State Government
Funding PatternThough this scheme is sponsored by both State Government of Odisha & Central Government of India, its expenditure is shared on the basis of the projects' requirement.
Ministry/DepartmentWater Resources
DescriptionCommand Area Development and Water Management (CADWM) programme is a Centrally Sponsored Plan Scheme being implemented in the State since 1976 to 1977. The vision of CAD is to reduce the gap between irrigation potential created and that utilized by construction of On-farm Developmental works like, construction of field channel, field drain etc. and through scientific water management so that the agricultural production will increase.
Other Beneficiariesagricultural production
Benefit TypeSubsidy,
Eligibility criteriaFarmers who are involved in irrigation, are eligible for this scheme.
How to AvailTo avail this scheme, one can contact to the concerned Pani Panchayat, Gram Panchayat Office, District Collector Office, Water Resources Department.
Validity of the Scheme
Introduced On 01 / 01 / 1976
Valid Upto 31 / 03 / 2015
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Source: National Portal Content Management Team  (Odisha, 05-07-2012)