• To provide assured irrigation facility for increased production of food grains and other crops.
  • To provide sustainable farming alternatives to shifting cultivation and to usher in permanent cultivation through construction of basic infrastructures like irrigation systems, approach roads & farm roads, broad-bed and bench terraces etc. for development of all potential areas including hillside cultivation within Minor Irrigation Project Command Areas.
  • To protect agricultural lands along the banks of mountain streams and rivers from stream bank erosion and land subsidence caused by flood during monsoon. 
  • To collect, store, analyze and collate hydro-meteorological data to generate reliable database which is indispensable for planning and implementation of all water resource related schemes and programmes.



Sustainable development and efficient management of water and land resources for enhanced productivity of farm sector and improved livelihood of farming community under different agro-climatic conditions.