The state government has approved 8 crore 80 lakh 94 thousand for the revised cost of the Kanesa reservoir scheme of Balrampur district. This scheme proposes irrigation of 223 hectares in the area. Administrative approval has been issued to Chief Engineer Hasdeo Ganga Cachar Water Resources Department Ambikapur for completing the works of Kakensa reservoir scheme from Ministry of Water Resources Department, Mahanadi Bhavan. Under the scheme, instructions have been given to work with economical cost and quality in construction cost within the stipulated time.