Haryana will construct a 64-km long canal with initial
capacity of 500 cusecs of water at a cost of Rs 213 crore to meet future
requirement of water in the NCR falling in the state. The canal has been planned
in view of the projected requirement of drinking water and that of industry up
to 2021 in the NCR. The new canal will take off from Delhi branch of Kakroi
village in Sonepat district and run up to Budhera village in Gurgaon.