Irrigation Department, Punjab

            Irrigated agriculture is the major determinant of economic growth potential as it accounts for 26 % of the GDP and caters for over 40 % of the province 's work force. Over 9% of agricultural output in Punjab comes from farmlands irrigated by one of the largest contiguous irrigation systems in the world. The colossal irrigation conveyance network is serving 21 million acres (8.4 million hectare) cultivable command area with cropping intensities generally exceeding 120%.

            Water is a critical resource for sustainable economic development of Pakistan and in this respective irrigated agriculture is of great importance in the socio-economic life of the country. Punjab Irrigation Department has a long term vision for Irrigation Sector to provide adequate, equitable and reliable irrigation supplies to the cultivable lands of Punjab aiming at enhanced agricultural productivity with focus on  broad based institutional reforms.

Reservior Level
Inflow/ U/S / Outflow/ D/S
River & Canal Discharges

Dynamic and user interactive map viewer of river and canal data. User can zoom the desired structures or channels to view the discharge data.

Monitoring Ground Water

Aquifer status from 2013 pre and post monsoon data can be viewed on user interactive map. Use the drop down menu to switch the desired map. These maps have been created from the piezometer data collected by Directorate of Land Reclamation (DLR). User can zoom to the area of interest to visualize the depth to groundwater (ft.) and fluctuation of groundwater through switching the maps.

Active Channel
Inactive Channel
Data Unassigned
Rotational Program

Map viewer of active and inactive channels as per current seasonal rotation plan. User can change the active/inactive channels of the desired date rotational plan.

Tail Status

Map viewer of tail status of channel.

Main Canals Discharge (cusecs)
Reading Date: 27 Feb 2020
Abbassia Canal800
Abbassia Link Canal4200
Awami Canal0
B.S. Link-II2272
Bahawal Canal500
Eastern Sadiqia Canal4804
Fordwah Canal 0
Haveli Main Line3300
LCC Feeder3400
Link Channel228
Lower Bahawal Canal3594
Lower Bari Doab Canal6700
Lower Chenab Canal4630
Lower Depalpur Canal0
M.P. Link 1
Mailsi Canal3120
Main Line, L.J.C.3950
Minchin Branch0
Pakpattan Canal Lower930
Pakpattan Canal Upper2605
Pakpattan Islam Link98
Punjnad Main Line0
Qaim Canal450
QB Link canal18675
R.Q. Link.19000
Rangpur canal0
S.M.B.L (Sidhnai Mailsi Bahawal Link) Canal8200
Sidhnai Canal 3350
Sidhnai Feeder 3350
Sub Link Canal0
T.S.Link (Trimmu Sidhnai Link) Canal9000
Thal Canal Main Line Lower3908
Thal Canal Main Line Upper7484
Upper Depalpur Canal0
Upper Jhelum Canal0
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