I. NAME OF THE SECTOR                    : 06. FLOOD CONTROL (ANTI SEA EROSION)

 

II. INTRODUCTION OF THE SECTOR    :

 

            Lakshadweep Public Work Department is the construction agency for the Administration and for the other Central Government Organizations functioning in Lakshadweep. Apart from the construction of the buildings for various departments, the PWD is also dealing directly with various sectors such as Water Supply, Flood Control, Road & Bridges, Housing and Urban Development.

 

            Lakshadweep has got total shore length of 132 Km. In view of the sever erosion in the islands and high cost of shore protection measures as requested by the Administration  ministry constituted a team of experts and suggested four pilot schemes for the most affected areas. Based on this a committee is constituted to identify locations requiring immediate protection. During the XI plan it is proposed to cover 32.Km by adopting the pilot schemes suggested by the expert committee with allocation of 5650.25laks.Anti sea erosion works in islands are continuing to achieve the targets.

 

III. OUTLAY AT A GLANCE       :

(` in Lakhs)

Sl.

No.

Name of the Scheme

XIth Plan

2007-12

Annual Plan 2011-12

Proposed

Outlay

ACA,

if any

Total

1

Anti Sea Erosion Work in Lakshadweep Islands

5650.25

400.00

0.00

400.00

Total

5650.25

400.00

0.00

400.00

 

IV. DETAILS OF SCHEMES      :

 

1. Scheme No.                          : 0601

 

2. Name of the schemes          : Anti Sea Erosion Work in Lakshadweep Islands

 

3. Whether continuing or new     : Continuing

 

4. Objectives of the scheme (Separately for each component)

 

a) (Component Name)                : Anti Sea Erosion Works in Lakshadweep Island

 

i)  Whether continuing/new         : Continuing

 

ii) Description of the component            : Anti Sea Erosion works in Lakshadweep is carried out based on the study conducted by CWPRS to protect the shore of these coral islands.

 

iii) Achievement (if continuing)    :

 

b) (Component Name)               : Anti Sea Erosion Works in Lakshadweep Island along the shore

 

i)  Whether continuing/new         : Continuing

 

ii) Description of the component            : Shore protection work adopting the pilot schemes were executed at shore. This has however led to creation of a concrete jungle totally covering the beaches and the sight is certainly not pleasant.  It has therefore been proposed to review the whole scheme, in order to ensure re- of beaches on ‘Maldivian Model'. The CWPRS has been requested to advise the Administration.

 

iii) Achievement (if continuing)    :

 

c) (Component Name)                : Construction of Platform for fishermen by strengthening the reef at   Valiyapani / Cheriyapanium.

 

i)  Whether continuing/new         : Continuing

 

ii) Description of the component            : Cheriyapanium has a broad reef and it is a fishing   island with no sand banks. The fisherman camp fishing season and process the fishes.  Therefore, it is   necessary to construct a Platform covering the Anti Sea Erosion Works for the benefit of local fisherman.     Therefore the Administration proposed to carry out this    work during this plan period.

 

iii) Achievement (if continuing)    :

 

5. Proposed out lay for Annual Plan 2011-2012 : ` 400.00 Lakhs

 

6. Target achievement during previous Annual Plan 2010-2011                                                    

(` in Lakhs)

Sl.

No.

Item/ Component

Unit

Physical

Financial

Target

Achi.

Target

Achi.

1

Anti Sea Erosion works in Lakshadweep island along the shore

Mtrs

950

950

308.00

308.00

2.

Anti Sea Erosion works at islands of Lakshadweep along the reef

Mtrs

1500

1500

35.00

35.00

3.

Construction of Platform by strengthening the reef at Cheriyapani.

Nos

1

1

57.00

57.00

Total

 

 

 

400.00

400.00

 

7. Target for Annual Plan 2011-2012 (Component as above)

(` in Lakhs)

Sl.

No.

Item/ Component

Unit

Phy.

Target

Financial Target

Amount

Major

Head

Minor

Head

Object

Head

Rev

Cap

Total

1

Posts

Nos.

5

2711

02001

000001

0.05

 

0.05

2

Anti Sea Erosion works at islands of Laksha-dweep along the shore

Km

2

2711

02800

010027

300.00

 

300.00

3

Construction of Platform for fishermen by strengthening reef at Cheriyapani/ Valiyapani

Nos

2

2711

02800

010027

99.95

 

99.95

Total

 

 

 

 

 

400.00

0.00

400.00

 

8.  Post                        :

(` in Lakhs)

Sl.

No.

Designation

Pay

Band

Grade

Pay

Filled

Vacant

Proposed

No

Amt

No

Amt

No

Amt

1

EE/ Surveyor of works

15600-39100

6600

 

 

 

 

1

0.01

2

Assistant Engineer

9300-34800

4600

 

 

 

 

1

0.01

3

Junior Engineer

9300-34800

4600

 

 

 

 

3

0.03

Total

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

0.05

 

9. Summary of Expenditure

(` in Lakhs)

Year

Estt.

GIA to

Panchayat

Other

GIA

Subsidy

Loan

Bldg.

Other than

Loan & Bldg.

Total

2011-12

0.05

 

 

 

 

 

399.95

400.00

 

10.  Foreign Exchange               : Nil

 

11. Remarks                              : Nil

 

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