9.1  The State Governments would commission concurrent evaluation studies for the projects during their execution  through  reputed  independent  organization(s)  (not  under  the  administrative  control  of Ministry  of  Water  Resources,  Government  of  India  or  under  the  Irrigation/  Water  Resources Department  of  the  state  government).  The  aspects  to  be  addressed  in  the  report  of  concurrent evaluation are enclosed. A reasonable provision for likely charges for concurrent evaluation shall be kept by the States in the cost estimates of the project / works.


9.2  The  State  Governments  would  also  commission  through  IITs  the  performance  evaluation  of completed works / projects with regard to objectives as defined in the DPRs and cost of such studies shall be borne by States .