Central Water Commission is monitoring live storage status of 91 reservoirs of the country on weekly basis and is issuing weekly bulletin on every Thursday. The reservoir bulletin shows the information of live storage - All India, State wise and Reservoir wise. The current live storage is also compared with last year live storage position and also with the normal storage (last 10 years average storage). 91 reservoirs are divided in five regions namely Northern Region, Eastern Region, Western Region, Central Region and Southern Region on the basis of their state. The northern region includes States of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Rajasthan. The Eastern region includes States of Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Tripura. The Western region includes States of Gujarat and Maharashtra. The Central region includes States of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. The Southern region includes States of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, AP&TG (2 combined projects in both states) Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Updation of Live Storage Capacity
Earlier, the information related to live storage capacity of reservoirs (completed and under construction) in the country was compiled in the year 2010. Now, this information needs updation due to addition of new storage.
Accordingly, all State Governments and the concerned Project Authorities were requested to update/vet the existing information as given in the link below. Time frame has been further extended for one month. Please do corrections/additions including the River Basin info, if any (preferably in the excel sheet provided in the link below with corrected entries shown in red ink) and intimate through E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org within a month. Request letters in this regard have also been sent to the all concerned.
Click here for Compiled information on live storage capacity available for Updation
Download Excel Sheet for making corrections/additions
For further details & query please contact :
Director (Water Management Directorate)
Central Water Commission
Sewa Bhawan (South), R.K.Puram, Sector-1,
New Delhi-110 066
Email : wmdte[at]nic[dot]in