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Table 1 Sharing of lean season flow at Farakka, India–Bangladesh water sharing agreement 1975 (amount to be shared in cusecs) (Gulati 1985)

From: Political history of Farakka Barrage and its effects on environment in Bangladesh

10 day period Dependable supplies at Farakka Amount agreed upon for Hooghly Remaining flows for Bangladesh
21 April–30 April 1975 55,000 11,000 44,000
1 May–10 May 1975 56,500 12,000 44,500
11 May–20 May 1975 59,250 15,000 44,250
21 May–31 May 1975 65,500 16,000 49,500
  1. Source: Government of Bangladesh, 1975