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Dams of Maharashtra: Salient Features (Set - 1)

06-FEB-2014 13:42

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

     

    Name of Dam: Aad
    Nearest City: Peith
    District: Nashik    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1997

    Name of Dam: Abhora    
    Nearest City: Raver    
    District: Jalgaon
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Bhokar
    Basin: Godavari    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1986

    Name of Dam: Achakdani    
    Nearest City: Sangola
    District: Solapur
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1970

    Name of Dam: Adale
    Nearest City: Maval
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

    Name of Dam: Adan
    Nearest City: Karanja
    District: Washim
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Aran
    Basin: Godavari    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1977

    Name of Dam: Adare    
    Nearest City: Kankawali
    District: Ratnagiri
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1991

    Name of Dam: Adegaon    
    Nearest City: Mauda
    District: Nagpur
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1967

    Name of Dam: Adeli
    Nearest City: Sawandwadi
    District: Sindhudurg    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1975

    Name of Dam: Adhala    
    Nearest City: Akola
    District: Ahmadnagar    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Adhala
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1976

    Name of Dam: Achler        
    Nearest City: Omerga
    District: Osmanabad        
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1978

    Name of Dam: Adivali    
    Nearest City: Shahapur
    District: Thane    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1980

    Name of Dam: Adol
    Nearest City: Borala
    District: Washim
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Adola
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1990

    Name of Dam: Agnawati
    Nearest City: Pachora
    District: Jalgaon
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Agnawati
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Drinking / Water Supply
    Year of Completion: 1989

    Name of Dam: Ajang
    Nearest City: Malegaon
    District: Nashik
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Nagarohal    
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Ajanta Andheri    
    Nearest City: Sillod
    District: Aurangabad    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Ajanta
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

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