Development of Agriculture Sector in Kuttanad

H/A: 2401-00-119-78 Rs. 2000.00 lakh

An amount of Rs.2000.00 lakh is earmarked for the development of agricultural sector in Kuttanad as part of Kuttanad Package. The amount is set apart for infrastructure development works of various padasekharams of Kuttanad region and supply and installation of vertical axial flow pumps.

Out of the total outlay, an amount of Rs.1700.00 lakh is earmarked for infrastructure development of various padasekharams in Kuttanad region. An amountof Rs. 300.00 lakh is earmarked for establishment of Vertical axial flow pump/submersible pumpsets 10-50 HP replacing the conventional Petti & Para,including construction of raised platforms for installation.

Convergence of infrastructure development works of various padasekharams undertaken by under RKVY, RIDF, Punarjani will be ensured. The infrastructure works carried out by KLDC shall also be integrated into this. The components are :