Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 3)

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    A dam can be used to amass water or for storage of water which can be consistently distributed between locations. Some of the dams of Jharkhand are mentioned in table.

     

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

    Name of Dam: Dhankai
    Nearest City: Garhwa
    District: PALAMU    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Dhankai Nala
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1979

    Name of Dam: Dhansingtoli
    Nearest City: Gumla
    District: GUMLA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: South Koel
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Dulaki
    Nearest City: Chatra
    District: CHATRA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Lilajan
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1971

    Name of Dam: Getalsud
    Nearest City: Ranchi
    District: RANCHI
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Subarnarekha
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric,Multi-Purpose,Drinking / Water Supply
    Year of Completion: 1971

    Name of Dam: Ghaghra
    Nearest City: Hazaribagh
    District: CHATRA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Ghaghra
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1957

    Name of Dam: Gonda    
    Nearest City: Hazaribagh
    District: HAZARIBAG    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Jangi
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1954

    Name of Dam: Hatia
    Nearest City: Hatia
    District: RANCHI    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Subarnarekha
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1963

    Name of Dam: Hiroo
    Nearest City: Chatra    
    District: CHATRA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Hiroo
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Icha
    Nearest City: W.Singhbhum    
    District: PASHCHIM MEDINIPUR
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kharkai
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric,Drinking / Water Supply

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