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Solar lift irrigation project spelling boom for barren lands of Kandi area

Punjabi Politics
 "The Punjab Government has constructed kandi canal for providing water for irrigational purposes to the farmers of kandi area and the first solar lift irrigation project at village jugiaal which is first of its kind in Punjab, is proving to be a boon for the lands falling in kandi area. The project is propelling the farmers to shun the traditional crop cycle and go in for the innovations in the agricultural sector thus increasing their income."

Rotational Irrigation programme from July 20 to 27

Indian Education
Chandigarh: The Punjab Irrigation Department has announced the Rotational Programme of irrigation for the Kharif Season through canals from July 20 to July 27, 2018. The channels of Sirhind Canal System would run on the priority basis from Bathinda Branch, Bist Doab Canal, Sidhwan Branch, Patiala Feeder and Abohar Branch respectively.

Meeting/training held to daft plan for district pradhan Mantri farmer irrigation scheme

The agriculture department held meeting today to lay out plan for areas of Bathinda falling in jurisdiction of Patiala feeder/ Kotla Branch under the Pradhan Mantri Farmer Irrigation Scheme for the areas irrigated with these two water bodies. The main aim of this training camp was to draft a plan for optimum use of farm and water for areas fed by the Kotla branch.