Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 2)

21-JAN-2014 17:02

    The list shows the Salient Features of Dams of Jharkhand. Water management without resources dilapidation is vital to meet food and fiber requirement of India’s ever escalating population.

     

    Name of Dam: Basuki
    Nearest City: Ranchi    
    District: RANCHI
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Basuki
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Bhairwa
    Nearest City: Gola (H.Bag)        
    District: HAZARIBAG
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Bhairwa    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Bucha Opa
    Nearest City: Ranchi        
    District: Ranchi
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Buchaopa Nala
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1957    

    Name of Dam: Buksa
    Nearest City: Chatra    
    District: CHATRA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Buksa
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982
        
    Name of Dam: Burhai
    Nearest City: Madhupur        
    District: HAZARIBAG        
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Pathri
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Butanduba        
    Nearest City: Daltonganj
    District: PALAMU    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Butan-duba
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985    

    Name of Dam: Chandil        
    Nearest City: Jamshedpur
    District: SARAIKELA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Subarnarekha
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric,Multi-Purpose,Drinking / Water Supply    

    Name of Dam: Chatania Ghat    
    Nearest City: Garhwa
    District: GARHWA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kuljhiri Nala
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1980

    Name of Dam: Chinda    
    Nearest City: Simdega
    District: SIMDEGA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Chinda
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1984

    Name of Dam: Chirka
    Nearest City: Garhwa
    District: GARHWA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Dhengura
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

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