ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Joint Management of Irrigation Systems in India-Relevance of Japanese Experience

in India Relevance of Japanese Experience Ashok K Mitra Past experience would suggest that the inadequate attention paid to farm level irrigation water management is one of the reasons for low performance of the major/medium irrigation projects in the country.lhis paper assesses comparatively the present system of operation, management and distribution of water in surfadt irrigation in India and the water control institutions in Japan and makes out a case for the relevance of the latter in India.

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