Jain Irrigation Systems has bagged order worth Rs 287.66 crore for Integrated Irrigation Solution Project in Karnataka. Visvesvaraya Jala Nigam, a Division of Water Resources Department of Karnataka, has placed this order on the company through National Competitive Bidding.
The unique project under which water is lifted from Upper Bhadra Canal and provision of irrigation through Drip Irrigation system to 16,193 acre along with filling of 59 numbers of tanks will be undertaken under single work in Tarikere taluka of Chikkamagaluru district in Karnataka. The company expects to complete the project in 24 months.
Jain Irrigation Systems is early pioneer for IOT in the agriculture sector and is leading efforts to create global solutions with precision agriculture.