Durpora-Khiram pump station irrigating 292 Hectres land in Bijbehara: Syed Farooq Andrabi

SRINAGAR, JUNE 06: The Minister of State for Public Health Engineer, Irrigation and Flood Control, while replying to a Calling Attention Notice of Dr. Bashir Ahmad Shah (Veeri) today said that Durpora Khiram Pump Station comprises of 4 pumps and each pump having 4 cusecs capacity including one stand by. He informed that 2 pumps were already functional and third one has been made functional on 28-05-2016. He said that the stand by pump will be re-installed within a couple of days.
Mr. Andrabi said that the scheme provides irrigation facilities to village Durpora for a potential of 292 hectares and is presently functional.