Proposed Development Objective(s) (From PCN)

The development objective is to safeguard the reliable supply of water to about 1 million hectares through the rehabilitation of the Guddu barrage and the improvement of O&M capacity of the Irrigation and Power Department.

 Key Results (From PCN)

The success of the project will be measured using the following main indicators:

  • 244,480 farmers’ households provided with reliable irrigation water.
  • 1 million ha provided with reliable irrigation water
  • Improved operation and maintenance

Intermediate indicators are:

  • 65 barrage gates and mechanical lifting equipment replaced.
  •  25 main canal head regulator gates  replaced
  • 40 km of embankments rehabilitated.
  • Barrage management organization established within IPD.