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Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 5)

21-JAN-2014 17:07

    The list represents the dams of Jharkhand. A dam can be used to amass water or for storage of water which can be consistently distributed between locations.

     

    Name of Dam: Khudia Dam        
    Nearest City: Dhanbad
    District: DHANBAD
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Khudia River
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1970-71    

    Name of Dam: Kesho    
    Nearest City: Koderma
    District: KODARMA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kesho
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Konar    
    Nearest City: Hazaribagh
    District: HAZARIBAG
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Konar
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1955

    Name of Dam: Larwa Dam        
    Nearest City: Simdega
    District: SIMDEGA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Larwa Nala
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1974

    Name of Dam: Latratu    
    Nearest City: Lohardagga
    District: RANCHI
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: North Karo
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1988

    Name of Dam: Left Banki
    Nearest City: Garwa
    District: GARHWA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Left Banki
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1979

    Name of Dam: Lorgara
    Nearest City: Chaibasa    
    District: SARAIKELA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Kharkhai
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

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

    Name of Dam: Maithon
    Nearest City: Asansol
    District: DHANBAD
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Barakar
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric,Water Storage,Multi-Purpose
    Year of Completion: 1957

    Name of Dam: Malay
    Nearest City: Daltonganj
    District: PALAMU
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: North Koel
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

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