NDDB Assisted Papagni Watershed Development Project

Government of Karnataka has signed an MOU for Rs. 20.00 Crores with National Dairy Development Board, Anand, Gujarat for implementation of Papagni Watershed Project in Kolar District.  This project is implemented in the following taluks, viz., Bagepally, Sidlaghatta, Chintamani and Srinivasapura covering 220 villages and 11 sub-watersheds. This project is being implemented by National Tree Growers Co-operative Federation, Chintamani in collaboration with Grama Panchayats of respective taluks at Watershed level.  At state level watershed development department will have overall implementation and supervision of the project​