• 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. .