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Kerala Floods: Centre approves additional Rs. 2500 cr relief. The Centre had earlier sanctioned Rs. 600 cr for the same (The Indian Express, 30.11.18)

  • Posted on: 2 January 2019
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What's New in CWC

The total water available in live storage of 91 reservoirs in the country being monitored by CWC was 86.373 BCM as on 27.12.2018.This is 53% of the total live storage capacity of these reservoirs and 93% of storage of average of last ten years.The overall storage position is less than the corresponding period of last year in the country as a whole and is less than the average storage of last ten years during the corresponding period.

28-12-2018

 Registrations open for 9th International Micro Irrigation Conference 2019 to be held during 16-18 January 2019 at Aurangabad, India .

28-12-2018

Central Water Commission in collaboration with Odisha Water Resources Department and the World Bank is organizing the International Dam Safety Conference - 2019 during 13-14 February 2019 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The International Dam Safety Conference - 2019 is a part of the series of Dam Safety Conferences organized earlier in Chennai (2015), Bengaluru (2016), Roorkee (2017), and Thiruvananthapuram (2018).

28-12-2018

DPR of Rukni Irrigation Project has been completed by Central Water Commission (B&BBO, Shillong) on 22.12.2018. Cost of the project is Rs 91 Crores with BC Ratio of 1.12 & annual irrigation 24417 hectare in Assam.

28-12-2018

Mass Awareness Activities / Programme on Water Conservation Under Tribal Sub Plan at Village Chikhali,Ghodegaon, Pune on 21st December 2018 undertaken by National Water Academy, Pune.

28-12-2018

Two weeks International Training Programme on “Dam Safety, Portfolio Management and Risk Assessment” being conducted in IISC Campus, Bengaluru organised by CPMU CWC under DRIP through Entura, Australia, December 3-14th, 2018 for the Officers of Central Water Commission

08-12-2018

Chairman, CWC attended the International Confernce on Global Water Crisis: Food Security and Agriculture in the era of Climate Change , organised by Department of Geography , Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh on 1st December, 2018 , addressed the Inaugral Function & delivered the Key Note address on the theme.

08-12-2018

Feasibility Study Report for Construction of Rim Embankment around Maithon Reservoir submitted to Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) on 30/11/18. Tentative cost of the project is Rs. 1165 crore with Benefit Cost (BC) ratio of 1.261.

08-12-2018

Monthly Swachhata Campaign programme for November 2018 conducted by Monitoring(South) Organisation, CWC Bengaluru at Dodda Bommasandra lake on 30-11-2018.

08-12-2018

A four days training programme on 'Application of TotalStation and Real Time Kinematic Global Positioning System (RTKGPS) in HO works and Topographical Survey' successfully conducted during 3-7 December 2018 at CWC Guwahati Campus by CWC B&BBO, Shillong.

08-12-2018

A Team of Officers from Central Water Commission and Ganga Flood Control Commission lead by Sh. A K. Nayak, Chief Engineer,LGBO, CWC, Patna visited erosion site on 29th November 2018 in Gazipur district of UP with Hon'ble Minister of State Shri Manoj Sinha.

30-11-2018