Government of India launched Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) to address the constraints in providing assured irrigation as well as increasing efficiency and productivity of current water use to bring more prosperity to the rural areas. It will complete the long pending irrigation projects on priority and launch the “Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana” with the motto of “ Har Khet Ko Pani . Micro irrigation will be popularized to ensure “Per drop-More crop” PMKSY has been approved with an indicative outlay of Rs. 50.00 crore over a period of five years from 2015-16 to 2019-20.
Under PMKSY (Hark Khet ko pani), 350 nos. of STW I/S have been provided by the higher authority for 4(four) nos. of LAC for in Sonitpur District for accessing Ground Water Irrigation for the year 2018-19 as recommended by the Central Ground Board.