2nd †Census of Minor Irrigation Schemes† (1993-94)
Water Resources Informatics Division, NIC completed the Computerisation of 2nd Minor Irrigation Census as a sponsored project of Ministry of Water Resources. The Census covered approximately 12 million minor irrigation structures classified under five types of minor irrigation schemes, namely Dugwell, Shallow Tubewell, Deep Tubewell, Surface Lift Schemes and Surface Flow Schemes. NIC has compiled the census data for 21 State and 4 UTís. The Minor Irrigation Wing, Ministry of Water Resources has published the National level reports in six volumes. A compact disc (CD) on 2nd M.I. Census has been prepared by NIC, which consists of the 2nd census reports. The said CD is proposed to be released by the Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources and the Director General (NIC).