Chief Engineer (Amdavad)

This office is currently in-charge of the distribution network of 79574 hectare of gross command area (GCA) out of which 63924 hectare is culturable (CCA) and 62448 hectare is irrigable (ICA). It serves the command through 8 branches and 5 direct distributaries off taking from NMC reach 144.5 to 229.92 km. The command covers Kheda, Ahmedabad & Gandhinagar district and 8 talukas namely Thasara, Kathlal, Kapadwanj, Mahudha, Mahemadavad taluka of Kheda district, Daskroi taluka of Ahmedabad district and dehgam, Gandhinagar taluka of Gandhinagar district.

Saurashtra Branch Canal is serving water supply to Saurashtra and Kutch. It also irrigates a command area of 524613 hectare through 6 branches and tails into Dholi dhaja dam near Surendranagar.

The command network is also facilitating filling up of ponds/ village tanks for irrigation and domestic use. Also water is released for approved industrial establishments and local bodies.


Sr No.


Branch/Distrybutory from NMC

Total Completed Remaining

Length (Km)

CCA(Ha) Length CCA Length CCA
1

Sanali (at 171.961 Km.)

11.43 5393 11.43 5393 0 0
2

Mehmdabad(at 187.074 Km.)

13.925 11644 13.925 11644 0 0
3

Ghodasar(at 202.368 Km.)

21.54 12986 21.54 12986 0 0
4

Vehlal(at 212.546 Km.)

24.58 15534 24.58 14698 0 836
5

Daskroi(at 223.667 Km.)

3.87 5441 3.87 5441 0 0
6

Dholka(at 246.366 Km.)

72.46 36343 72.46 18043 0 18300
7

Sanad(at 258.632 Km.)

28.170 33024 28.170 25207 0 7817
8

Saurastra Branch Canal

(at 263.200 Km)

104.46 524613 104.46      
9

Thasra Direct Distry

(at 148.500 Km.)

2.565 2086 2.565 2086 0 0
10

Dabhali Direct Distry

(at 156.288 Km.)

3.92 2971 3.92 2971 0 0
11

Vajeval Direct Distry

(at 166.075 Km.)

7.73 2987 7.73 2987 0 0
12

Vasana-Dapat Direct Distry

(at 179.150 Km.)

7.7 2882 7.7 2882 0 0
13

Bahiyal Direct Distry

(at 206.10 km.)

0.50 2000 0.50 2000 0 0
  Total 288.165 657904

288.165

(100%)

106338

(16.16%)

0

(0%)

551566

(83.83%)