To provide water upto the tail end, a sum of Rs 70 crore has been spent on the repair and cleanliness of canals.
For the utilisation of flood water for irrigation and for improving the depleting water table, the construction work of Kotla Lake in Mewat has been taken up in a phased manner.
The State Government is committed to construct SYL canal and ensure availability of its share of water of Ravi-Beas. The State Government has decided to approach the Supreme Court of India and file a case after seeking legal advice to get the Punjab Termination of Agreements Act 2004 passed by Punjab Assembly annulled. The State Government will also appeal to the Supreme Court for early hearing in Presidential reference.