Madhya Pradesh Water Resources department is keen to privatize the irrigation system in the state. It is proposed to provide surplus water for irrigation from the existing reservoir after providing for regular supply to industrial users. It is proposed to irrigate 2000 hectors of land growing chiefly sugarcane. The project would be taken up on the BOT basis with 100% private sector investment.
NPC’s Role: As Team Leader and Financial & BOT Expert, responsible for negotiating with the Govt. Agencies, structuring the project to make it viable for private sector participation, preparation of financial model, concession agreement, risk identification and ways to mitigate the risk involved in the project implementation.