TUNGABHADRA PROJECT HIGH LEVEL CANAL STAGE-1 (TBPHLC)

Preamble

The Mid Pennar Reservoir has been constructed across River Pennar near Penakacherla (v), Garladinne Mandal, Ananthapuramu District of Andhra Pradesh witha storage capacity of 5.17 TMC.

Salient Features
Location : Longitude: 77° 24' 34''E
Latitude: 14° 52' 15'' N
Ayacut : 77,632 Acres
Mandals Benefitted : Pamidi, Peddavaduguru, Garladinne, Anantapur, Bukkarayasamudram, Singanamala, putluru, Tadipatri and Yellanuru.
Water Allocation : 9.89 T.Mcft. of Tungabhadra water is allocated for the ayacut under M.P.South Canal (M.P.S.C), M.P. North Canal (M.P.N.C)and Tadipatri Branch Canal (T.B.C).
Maximum Flood Discharge : 1,60,440h Cusecs
Details Of The Canal
Length : 84.24 Km.
Head Discharge : 2614 Cusecs
Ayacut in Acres : 35,541 Acres
Cropping Pattern : Paddy, Goundnut, Cotton, Jowar, Sunflower
Villages benefited:
(1) Bommanahal : 14
(2) D'Hirehal : 2
(3) Kanekal : 7
(4) Vidapankal : 2
(5) Uravakonda : 1
Total : 26 Nos.
CANALS M.P.N.C (Left) M.P.S.C(Right) T.B.C
Length 58.30 Km. 96.56 Km. 30.58 Km
Head Discharge 500 Cusecs 1342 Cusecs 290 Cusecs
Ayacut in Acres 13,325 Acres 33,176 Acres 25,474 Acres*
Cropping Pattern Paddy,Groundnut, Cotton,Jowar,Sunflower Paddy,Groundnut, Cotton,Jowar,Sunflower Groundnut,Paddy, Chillies,Sunflower,Cotton
Villages Benefited 25 Nos. 46 Nos. 22 Nos
M.P.N.C M.P.S.C T.B.C
Mandal No.of Villages Mandal No.of Villages Mandal No.of Villages
Pamidi 16 Garladinne 14 Tadipatri
Peddavaduguru 7 Singanamala 12 Putuluru 10
Garladinne 1 B.K.Samudram 12 Yellanur 5
Total 24 Anantapur 2 Peddapappuru 1
Narpala 6 Total 22
Total 46
Modernisation of Mid Pennar South Canal (MPSC) from Km. 0.00 to Km. 84.00

It is proposed to modernize the M.P. South Canal from Km. 0.00 to Km. 84.00 by providing C.C. Lining for Bed and Sides to carry a discharge of 1825 Cusecs against the present Capacity of 1342 Cusecs.

The Administrative Approval has been accorded by the Government for Rs.124.41 crores vide G.O.Ms. No. 48 I&CAD (PW-Maj. IX) Dept. Dated : 01.03.2007.

The works are proposed to be taken up in 2 Packages viz Package No.43 & 44.