Distt Canal Committee finalises water distribution programme for farmers

Nashik : The water distribution programme for irrigation purpose for the year 2016-17 was finalised in a meeting of District Canal Committee held here on Friday.

The water committee comprising of farmers, the elected representatives as the members and headed by the District Guardian Minister Girish Mahajan, finalised water distribution for the farmers across the district.

Accordingly water for rotation during Rabi seasons will be released three times for farmers on Gangapur Left Bank Canal. It has been scheduled between December 15 – 31, later half of January and later half of February as per the farmers demand.

The summer rotation of water can be planned in the last week of March, second rotation in the last week of April and the third and final rotation in the last week of the month of May.