MI Project at Tchutumo Mekokla village which was taken up during 2007-8 with a cluster of 5 projects was completed during 2008-09, stated parliamentary secretary for irrigation and flood control replying to a starred question by S.I. Jamir. Patton also apprised the House on Tuesday on the amount passed against MI projects, which are as follows:Tchutumo MI Project-`18, 63,891.00; Rongrotchu-`2, 81,461.00; Khekhuchupen-`1, 54,776.00;Khakhu-`12, 53,400.00;Chiyong-`20, 00,600.00.
He however said that during 2010 monsoon, the diversion wire of Tchutumo and Khakhu MI projects respectively were partially damaged though Tchutumo is in use and not Khakhu MI project and assured the repair work will be taken up. The total amount sanctioned against the cluster project was `55, 54,128 lakhs.