Resources Informatics Division, NIC completed the Computerization of 3rd
Minor Irrigation Census as a sponsored project of Ministry of Water Resources.
The Census covered approximately 20 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 33 States and UTís. The Minor Irrigation
Wing, Ministry of Water Resources has published the National level reports. A
compact disc (CD) on 3rd M.I. Census has been prepared by
NIC, which consists of the 3rd MI Census reports (National &
State Level). The Published Reports with CD was released by the Prime Minister
of India in a conference of all the states Irrigation Minister at Vigyan Bhawan
New Delhi on 30th November 2005
national level & states level reports have been put on the Ministry of Water
The national level & states level reports have been put on the Ministry of Water Resources Website.