The Kerala Irrigation Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (KIIDC) is a wholly owned company of Government of Kerala with a paid up capital of Rs. 10 crore, formed for the promotion and development of medium and large scale irrigation and water supply projects units in the State.
The Kerala Irrigation Infrastructure Development Corporation is authorised to undertake the following:
- the construction, execution and subsequent maintenance of projects entrusted by the State Government
- to utilise the water stored in the reservoir created in the river course for any utilities like drinking water, irrigation, domestic, industrial, tourism, or for any other purpose according to the directions of the Government from time to time.
- To undertake or render any assistance to individual, firm, society, company, corporation, development authority, municipality, panchayath or any department of Government of Kerala with the object of providing irrigation facilities, water supply and distribution system especially to farmers, agriculturists, cultivators and producers so as to improve all types of operation of farming, periculture, sericulture, horticulture and agriculture and for this to construct wells, ponds, tanks, culverts, canals, bunds, water treatment plants, reservoirs etc.
At present Kerala Irrigation Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd has been entrusted with works related to civil works, irrigation works, micro irrigation works, environmental support works etc by different departments of the Government viz. Water Resources Department, Environment and Climate Change Department, Agriculture Department, Tourism Department, Tribal Welfare Department, Social Justice Department, Kerala Water Authority, Hill Area Development Authority, State Planning Board etc. The works and projects so undertaken by KIIDC have been completed or nearing completion to the utmost satisfaction of the concerned departments / agencies. Considering the performance of the Company in the execution of the projects / works entrusted to it, these departments as well as many new departments have expressed their willingness to entrust more works with the Company during 2015-16 also.
The Government vide its order G O (P) No. 453 / 2015 / Fin dated 09.10.2015 have selected KIIDC also as one of the accredited agencies for execution of public works.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE COMPANY
|Sri. K. Krishnankutty, Hon'ble Minister (WRD)||Chairman|
|Dr. Vishwas Mehta IAS, Additional Chief Secretary (WRD)||Director|
|Sri. Shamsudeen K H, Chief Engineer, IDRB, Irrigation Department.||Director|
|Sri. Suresh Kumar S, Chief Engineer, Kuttanad Development Project||Director|
|Sri. Dr. A. Kowsigan lAS, Managing Director, KWA||Director|
|Smt. Beena. B, Under Secretary, Finance Department||Director|
|Sri. N. Prasanth IAS, Managing Director, KSINC Ltd.||Managing Director|