The Punjab Canal and Drainage Act, 2023

The Government of Punjab on December 27, 2023, notified the Punjab Canal and Drainage Act, 2023. The following has been stated: Section 2 talks about various definitions like “canal” “culturable command area” and others. Section 3 talks about the Power of the state government to Appoint officers. Section 4 talks about the Utilization of water for public purposes. Section 5 talks about the Power to Prohibit installation of tube wells.