Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 4)

21-JAN-2014 17:05

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

     

    Name of Dam: Jaipur
    Nearest City: Gumla
    District: GUMLA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Nakti Nallah
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

    Name of Dam: Jamunia    
    Nearest City: Giridih
    District: GIRIDIH
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Jamunia
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1957

    Name of Dam: Jenasai
    Nearest City: Chakardharpur
    District: PASHCHIMI SINGHBHUM
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Karala River
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1981

    Name of Dam: Jharjhara
    Nearest City: Chakardharpur
    District: PASHCHIMI SINGHBHUM
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Bamini Nalla
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Kanhar
    Nearest City: Dudhi (UP)
    District: GARHWA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kanhar
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Kairabani
    Nearest City: Dumka
    District: DUMKA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Dararika
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1967

    Name of Dam: Kans
    Nearest City: Ranchi
    District: Ranchi
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kans
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Kansjore
    Nearest City: Gumla
    District: SIMDEGA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Sankh
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Kanti
    Nearest City: Ranchi
    District: RANCHI    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Karo
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

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

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