Water Resources Investigation and Development Department (WBADMIP), Government of West Bengal , has started the project called ACCELERATED DEVELOPMENT OF MINOR IRRIGATION (ADMI) IN WEST BENGAL, in the day 19th March 2012. This is an external aided project with funding assistance from International Development Association (the World Bank). The objective of the West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation Project is to enhance agricultural production of small and marginal farmers in the project area. There are four components to the project. The first component is strengthening community-based institutions. This component will enable community-based institutions, mainly Water User Associations (WUAs), to assume responsibilities for management, operation, and maintenance of the minor irrigation schemes to be constructed under the project. The second component is irrigation system development.