Dams of Jharkhand: Salient Features (Set - 6)

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    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: Masaria
    Nearest City: Gumla
    District: GUMLA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Masaria
    Basin: Brahmani and Baitarni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1983

    Name of Dam: Murahir
    Nearest City: East Singhbhum
    District: PURBI SINGHBHUM    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Lowjheria Nala
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1987

    Name of Dam: Nakti
    Nearest City: Chaibasa
    District: PURBI SINGHBHUM    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Nakti
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Nalkari
    Nearest City: Ramgarh Cantt.
    District: HAZARIBAG    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Nalkari
    Basin: Subarnarekha
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Drinking / Water Supply    
    Year of Completion: 1968

    Name of Dam: North Koel/ Kutku Dam    
    Nearest City: Palamu
    District: GARHWA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: North Koel
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Nandini    
    Nearest City: Lohardagga
    District: LOHARDAGA    
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Nandini
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1987

    Name of Dam: Palna
    Nearest City: Jamshedpur    
    District: SARAIKELA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Ranka Jhuria    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1987

    Name of Dam: Palna
    Nearest City: Jamshedpur    
    District: SARAIKELA
    State: Jharkhand    
    River Name: Ranka Jhuria    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1987

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