Muzaffargarh & T.P Link Canal Lining

REMEDIAL MEASURES  TO  CONTROL WATER  LOGGING  DUE TO MUZAFFARGARH & T.P LINK CANALS

Location

Tehsil Kot Addu, District Muzaffargarh, Punjab

Scope of Work
  • Lining of Muzaffargarh Canal along with drainage system under lining from RD 0+000 to 206+700 (63 Km).
  • Rehabilitation of Existing Structure.
  • Construction of new drainage & rehabilitation of existing drains along T.P.Link.        
Project Benefits
  • 35% of total command area of Muzaffargarh Canal will be rehabilitated and 0.3 million acres lands of Kot Adu will be bring back for cultivation.
  • Increase in per capita income of inhabitants.
  • Living standard of Inhabitants will enhance.
  • Reduction in migration, due to waterlogging.
  • Health of effectees will improve.
  • Education & social activities will enhance.
  • Increase value of land & ensure economic prosperity.
  • Revenue of Government will increase, due to establishment of agro based industry.
  • Water pollution, due to stagnant water will be eliminated.
  • Good quantity water will be available for human being as well as livestock.
  • Annual benefits Rs. 1.68 Billion per annum.    
Salient Features  
Length of Canal Lining 63 km
Commencement Date January 07, 2014
Completion Date January 06, 2016
Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total (Rs. Million)
PC-I Cost Approved on 13.09.2013 8,565.000 - 8,565.000
PSDP Allocation for 2015-2016 800.000 - 800.000
Up to date Expenditure 1,367.984 - 1,367.984

Status

  • Physical Progress             11%