ANNEX-2.6


SALIENT FEATURES OF CANALS IN TUNGABHADRA IRRIGATION SYSTEM
Sl.No.
Canal System
Unit 
 
In the Jurisdiction of
Board
Government 
of 
Karnataka
Govenment 
of
Andhra Pradesh
1
2
3
4
5
6
I Right Bank Low Level Canal (RBLLC)  
1
Power Canal (PC)
 Length
Kms
 20.20
0
0
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
2500
0
0
 Power benefits
MW
36
0
0
2
Right Bank Low Level Canal (RBLLC)  
 Length
Kms
250.58
0
97.62
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
 1800
0
725.00
Water allocated under KWDT Award.
TMC ft
0
19.00
24.00
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
0
92,670
 1,57,062
II Right Bank High Level Canal (RBHLC)  
Length
Km
105.43
0
91
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
4,000
0
2575.00
 Water allocated under KWDT 
TMC ft
0
17.50
32.50
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
         0           1,99,920             1,90,035
III  Left Bank Main Low Canal(LBMC)  
 Length
Km
0
227
0
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
0
4,100
0
 Water allocated under KWDT
TMC ft
0
92
0
 Power benefits
MW
0
27
0
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
0
 6,02,706
0
IV Left Bank High Level Canal(HLCL/S)
 Length
Km
0
15
0
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
0
33
0
 Water allocated under KWDT 
TMC ft
0
1.00
0
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
0
1,160
0
V Raya & Basavanna Channels(RBC)  
 Length
Km
0
28+17
0
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
0
80+170
0
 Water allocated under KWDT Award.
TMC ft
0
7
0
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
0
7,468
(2,368+5,110)
0
VI Vijayanagar Channels other than RBC  
 No. of channels  
0
 14
0
 Length of Channels
Km
0
200
0
 Water allocated /Assistance/made 
 under KWDT Award.
TMC ft
0
 2
0
 Irrigation benefits 
Acres 
0
17,000 
0
VII Rajolibanda Diversion Scheme(RDS)  
 Location of Anicut 
At Rajolibanda Village, Manvi Taluk,
  Raichur District, Karnataka State.
 Length of Canal 
Km
0
43.70
99.10
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
0
840
0 
 
Sl.
No.
Canal System/System 
 
Unit
In the Jurisdiction of
 
Board 
GOK
GOAP
1
2
3
4
5
6
ater allocated/Assistance made
 under KWDT
TMC ft 
0
 0.49
6.51
 Irrigation benefits
Acres
0
5,900
87000
VIII Kurnool-Cuddapah Canal System (KC Canal)  
 Location of Anicut
 At Sunkesula Village, Kurnool Taluk,
Kurnool District Andhra Pradesh.
 Length of Canal 
Km
0
0
320
 Designed discharge at head 
Cusecs
0
0
3000
 Water allocated/Assistance made
 made under KWDT
TMC ft 
0
0
10
 Irrigation benefits 
 Acres
0
0
2,78,000
IX  Details of Rajolibanda Diversion Scheme  Anicut and Sunkesula Anicut

        a.     Rajolibanda Diversion scheme Anicut
 
i
Length of Anicut
ii
Catchment area�
iii
Crest level�
iv
v

 i 
ii
iii 
iv
v
Length of Anicut 
Catchment area 
Crest level 
Maximum design Flood discharge 
Year of completion 
2690 ft (819.9 m)
20719 Sq.miles (53,634 Sq.Km ft)
PLVS 1090 ft (332.2m)
7,50,000 cusecs (21,237 Cumees)
1958

        b.    Sunkesula Anicut (KC Canal)
 
 i 
 ii
 iii 
 iv
 v 
Length of Anicut 
Catchment area 
Crest level 
Max.design Flood discharge
Year of completion
4358 ft (1328.3 m)
24,985 Sq.miles (64,083 Sq.Km ft)
PLVS 947.06 ft (288.650m)
5,25,000 cusecs (14.864 Cumees)
1870