The total cost for implementing civil works towards installation of Artificial Recharge Structures in respect of 12.50 lakhs existing irrigation dugwells is Rs.509 Crores.  


  i) Rs.40 crores (@ 8% of the total cost) to be utilized for necessary implementation activities such as organizing awareness, capacity building programmes, monitoring, field visits etc.  
  ii) Annual maintenance cost of Recharge structure (@2.5% (per year) of the total scheme cost for two years) Rs.12 Crores.    
  Net cost is to be met by Central Government for implementation of the Scheme including subsidy to farmers, service charges, cost of awareness and capacity building, impact assessment and maintenance cost comes out to be Rs.561 crores.