Dakshin Dinajpur

Master plan for Flood Management and Erosion Control in North Bengal, Phase - I

H

arirampur  Block

Name of district

Dakshin Dinajpur

Area 2162 Sq Km

Name of block

Harirampur

Area 214.6 sq. km.

Number of village in block

 

155

Number of towns/cities in block

   

River / Stream / Rivulets / Nalla

Name of river

Total length in the block (km)

High flood level (m)

Danger level (m)

Srimati

18 k.m

6 m

4 m

Mansuka Khari

Problem Location (as based on the historical data of past 10 years )

Erosion Problem

Name of stream/nalla

Year

Period of occurrence

Length of river bank eroded (m/mk)

Location (name of important structure in its vicinity)

After-effect

Mahananda

1992

Aug Sept

10 k.m.

Abadpur, Bimalpara, Chandipur, Chitapukur, Sundial, Daighpara, Nordas, Bagbari, Thabiara, Vibrahar, Ramkrishnapur

 

Srimati

1992

Aug Sept

8 k.m.

Mansukha Khari

1992

Aug Sept

5 k.m.

Inundation Problem

Name of stream/nalla

Year

Period   occurrence

Area under submergence (ha)

Average depth of water

Average period of water detention (hrs/days)

Affected human lives (no)

Affected live stock (no)

Infrastructure (road/railways /building)

Existing means of drainage

     

Cropp ed

For est

Habit ation

           

Mahananda
Srimati
Mansuk

1992
1992
1992

Aug -Sept

10937 ha

740 ha

2945 ha

5 m

21 days

7 nos

428 m

Road 15 km Building 11 nos

No drainage

Breach of Embankment

River

Year

Period of occurrence

Name of Embankment

Location of breach

Cause of breach

Width / height of breach

Depth of water at site

Nature of soil

Mahananda

1992

Aug Sept

Ex-zamindar Bandh

Beltala,Chitapukur, Saiyadpur,Thakurpir Thabiara, Nonapur

Over flow

W 9m

5 m

Laterite

Srimati

1992

Maharaja Bandh

Over flow

H 5 m

6 m

 

Mansuka

1992

 

Over flow

H 5 m

   

Sedimentation / Shifting of River

River / stream

Sedimentation

Shifting of river course

 

Location

Average height

Period of occurrence

Location

Distance of shift (m)

Period (month/year)

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Land slides

Date of occurrence

Location

After effects in terms obstruction

   

River flow

Road communication

-

-

-

-

Water ways for road / railway bridge

Name of bridge

River

Location

Design waterway (m)

Design discharge (cumec)

Max observed discharge (cumec)

HFL of river

Gokarna

Srimati

Lahnchar

       

Jathigram

Srimati

Jathigram

       

Mosjid More

Manika khari

Mosjid More

       

Existing Preventive Measures For erosion control

Particulars

Spurs

Embankments

Revetments

Guide bunds

Launching approx

Pitched island

Vegetal growth

Total length in the block

 

42 km

         

Number

             

Location/river

             

For Flood Management

Particulars

Diversion of flood flow to local beels

Small check dams (height of dams)

Afforestation (area in ha)

Any other measures

No. of schemes

4 nos

3 nos 2.5 m

8 nos 41 ha

 

Location

Gokarna, Sundial

Thabiara, Khari, Chopra

Gokarna, Bairmath, Saiyadpur, Bagichapur

 

Effectiveness of above measures

A qualitative perception with regard to effectiveness of existing remedial measures may be given in brief

Nothing to mention

Suggested Solutions

Eastern side of Mahananda must be concreted
Repairing of Maharaja Bandh from - to -
Re-excavation of Srimati River & Maneka Khari
Pucca drain around Harirampur & Thanapur

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