Chhattisgarh Water Resources Minister Ravindra Choubey convened a meeting of Water Utilization Committee at Mantralaya today.
The meeting primarily focused on water resource availability as well as its utilization and also its supply for summer paddy.
The member legislators also gave suggestions on the water utilization and Rabi crop irrigation.
The Minister told the department officers to include the suggestions of legislators in the budget proposals and also to ensure that farmers do get irrigation facility timely.
The meeting was attended by urban administration minister Dr Shiv Kumar Daharia along with other legislators Amitesh Shukla, Bhuvaneswar Baghel, Brihaspat Singh, Vinay Bhagat and many others.
The meeting concluded with a lakh hectare irrigation target for Rabi crop in year 2018-19.