To induce aquifer/ground water recharge by pounding water in > 300 water storage reservoirs.
To convert 15,032 acres of culturable wastelands into productive agriculture lands through development of 70 micro-watersheds.
To reduce soil erosion by containing flash floods through provision of soil & water conservation structures and check gulley erosion by plugging gullies through 3,000 check dams.
Minimize the adverse effects of drought by maximizing the irrigation water supplies through exploitation of sub-surface water from tube wells.
Conversion of around 43,225 acres of rain fed land into irrigated land through installation of 300 agricultural tube wells and solarization of 700 existing/new tube wells.
To enhance the capacity of the stakeholders in water harvesting and for sustainable use of land and soil resources for increased agriculture production.
To improve the socio-economic status of the farmer community.
The instant project will likely generate 189,620 (Component A 164,620 + Component B 25,000) short term employment while 81,135 (Component A 59260 + Component B 21,875) permanent employment opportunities (direct/indirect) to help in poverty alleviation in the province.
Date of approval with Forum
Revised Date, if any
All subsequent Revisions if any
Prov. Govt. Share
Donor (if any)along with a share of foreign aid in the cost
Actual Date of Commencement
Completion Date (as per PC-I)
Likely Completion Date
Reason of Time and Cost Overrun
Specific decision/ recommendation made during previous quarterly reviews of PSDP 2019-20
Monthly progress will be regularly updated in PMES of the M/o PD&SI by 25th of each month.
Baseline of each project (percentage progress physical and financial) will be indicated by 1st July, 2020 and quarterly targets will be indicated on PMES by each PD by 15th October, 2020.
PMES system updated on (please specify date)
a) Expenditure up to June 2020
Rs. 160.829 million
b) %age Financial progress to-Date
Physical completion (in %age terms)
Foreign loan(if any)
Foreign Loan(if any)
Expenditure/Utilization 2020-21 (July-Sept 2020)
Foreign loan(if any)
Bottlenecks/Issues impeding progress on the project (if any)
Delay in hiring of office building for FPMU project staff recruitment, because of procedural formalities and lock down due to COVID-19
Delay in procurements purchase of transport, office furniture, machinery/equipment due to COVID-19 and completion of procedural formalities
Latest implementation status of the decision/recommendation