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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 6, Issue:9, September, 2017

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(9): 1442-1450

Participatory Management Issues in U.P. Alkaline Land Reclamation Project
Arvind Kumar Singh1*, A.K. Singh2, Anurag Singh3 and Rajmani1*
1Department of Agricultural Extension, Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh -208002, India
2Agricultural Extension, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi - 110 012 India
3Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad,Uttar Pradesh, India
*Corresponding author

The study about70 lakh hectare area of the country is affected with salinity and alkalinity. A large area of Uttar Pradesh (10.6 lakh ha.) is also affected with salinity spread over in 38 districts. UPLDC (Uttar Pradesh Land Development Corporation) initiated a World Bank sponsored programme “Sodic Land Reclamation Project” in some district on pilot basis in the year 1993 which was extended later on to 10 districts. This project envisaged to reclaim 45,000 ha land during 1994-95 to 2000 through participatory management mechanism. This project is being cited as one of the successful projects of World Bank in Asia and some other countries.

Keywords: Soil, Water, Rural, Project, Management.

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Arvind Kumar Singh, A.K. Singh, Anurag Singh and Rajmani. 2017. Participatory Management Issues in U.P. Alkaline Land Reclamation Project.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(9): 1442-1450. doi:
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