The Rengali Irrigation Project, Phase-II (RIP-II) is a part of the Government of Odisha’s Rengali Multipurpose Project that aims at maximizing what can be benefited from tapping Brahmani River water towards amelioration of the community to the ayacut area of the project.
Supported by JICA under Loan Agreement No. ID-P244, between JICA and the President of India, the Project is executed by the Department of Water Resources (DoWR) of the State Government of Odisha and implemented by the Project Management Unit (PMU) headed by Chief Engineer, JICA Project, Brahmani Left Basin (CE), stationed at Sukinda in Jajpur district of Odisha.
Aerial View of Office and Campus of the Project Management Unit & Office of Chief Engineer, JICA Project, Brahmani Left Basin, Sukinda
Roster of Chief Engineers of Office of Project Management Unit
The PMU is supported by the Project Management Consultant (PMC), a consortium of three (3) consulting firms, namely;
An improved living standard and socio-economic development of The inhabitants of the project ayacut area in Dhenkanal, Keonjhar, and Jajpur Districts of Odisha through increased agricultural production and increases in income, realised from judicious use of irrigation water.
Our mission is
to construct functional and cost-effective irrigation system through timely, quality and cost-effective construction of irrigation infrastructure; and
to establish a sustainable irrigation participatory management system by the user following improved farming techniques.
Rengali Multi Purpose Project has been commissioned with the following objectives:
The project consists of 2 stages:
Stage 1 is funded by the Government of India (GoI), Stage 2 is funded by Government of India (GoI), with the support of the World Bank (WB) and OECF Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
|Stage||Irrigation Canals||Length of Canal (in km)||CCA (in ha)||Funding Source|
|Stage 2, Irrigation||Right Bank Canal (RBC)||95||104,092||AIBP of Government of India (GOI)|
|RBC-I RD 0 km to 79 km||79||20,600||AIBP of Government of India (GOI)|
|RBC-II RD 79 km to 95 km||16||83,492||AIBP of Government of India (GOI)|
|Left Bank Canal (LBC)||141||114,300|
|LBC-I RD 0 km to 29.177 km||29.177||12,157||GOI with financial assistance of WB|
|LBC-II, Phase 1 RD 29.177 km to 71.313 km||42.136||29,176||GOI with financial assistance of OECF|
|LBC-II, Phase 2 RD 71.313 km to 100.490 km||29.177||Assistance of JICA|
|LBC-II, Phase 2 RD 100.490 km to 123.500 km||23.010||39,416||Assistance of JICA|
|LBC-II, Phase 2 RD 123.500 km to 141.000 km||17.500||33,551||To be decided later|
Rengali Irrigation Project Phase-II – part of the Rengali Multipurpose Project
Status of completion of the structures are as follows:
|Stage||Structures||Status of Compilation|
|Stage 1||Rengali Dam with 3.414 mcm storage||Completed in 1985, last unit commissioned in 1992|
|Power House installed capacity of 250 MW|
|Samal Barrage||Completed in 1994|
|Stage 2, Irrigation||Right Bank Canal (RBC)|
|RBC-I RD 0 km to 79 km||Completed, Up taking Right side of Samal Barrage along with canal|
|RBC-II RD 79 km to 95 km||Under progress|
|Left Bank Canal (LBC)|
|LBC-I RD 0km to 29.177 km||Completed in 2004|
|LBC-II, Phase 1 RD 29.177 km to 71.313 km||Completed in 2012|
|LBC-II, Phase 2 RD 71.313 km to 123.500 km||Completion in 2023|
|LBC-II, Phase 2 RD 123.500 km to 141.000 km||Not initiated|