In case of perennial nallah with low banks, a Bandhara or Weir can be constructed for heading and diversion of water from the stream. You have to submit the proposal along with the documents mentioned in circular No.25-2/SE-CPO-DWR/2002-03/454 dated 17-12-2002( Refer Appendix-I) to the concerned Officers of the Water Resources Department. The Jurisdiction is mentioned below:


If nallah is located in

  Concerned  Officers



North Goa


Executive Engineer, Works Division-I, (W.R.D.), Patto,Panaji –Goa.




South Goa except Canacona Taluka


Executive Engineer, Works Division-II, (W.R.D.)Irrigation Complex, Gogal, Margao-Goa.



Canacona taluka

Executive Engineer, Works Division-XI(W.R.D), Irrigation Complex, Gogal, Margao- Goa.


The work will be taken with the approval of the Government  based on feasibility studies and availability of resources .The beneficiaries will have to pay water rates as per NotificationNo.309/83/CE- Irrg.Dt. 1/2./1988 or its revision  from time to time. (Vide Appendix-II).

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