Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 1)

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    Some of the dams of Jharkhand are listed in the article. A dam is a barrier that confiscates water or underground streams.

     

    Name of Dam: Amanat    
    Nearest City: Daltonganj    
    District: PALAMU
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Amanat
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Anjanwa    
    Nearest City: Chatra    
    District: HAZARIBAG    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Anjanwa
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1981

    Name of Dam: Anraj        
    Nearest City: Garhwa    
    District: GARHWA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Anraj
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Auranga        
    Nearest City: Manika    
    District: LATEHAR
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Auranga    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Babhani Khand        
    Nearest City: Garhwa
    District: GARHWA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Babhani Khand
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Baranadi                
    Nearest City: Dumka
    District: DUMKA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Baranadi
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1965    

    Name of Dam: Barhi Dam
    Nearest City: Barhi
    District: HAZARIBAG
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Muharwa Ghat Nala    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1981

    Name of Dam: Batare
    Nearest City: Daltonganj    
    District: PALAMU
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Batare
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1954

    Name of Dam: Batane    
    Nearest City: Palamu    
    District: PALAMU
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Batane
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

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