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Dams of Maharashtra: Salient Features (Set - 12)

14-FEB-2014 17:51

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

     

    Name of Dam: Birnal
    Nearest City: Jath
    District: Sangli
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1977

    Name of Dam: Bhugaon
    Nearest City: Mulshi
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1983

    Name of Dam: Bhudihal
    Nearest City: Sangola
    District: Solapur
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Belwan
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1966

    Name of Dam: Bhoshi
    Nearest City: Jitur
    District: Parbhani
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1984

    Name of Dam: Bhopgaon
    Nearest City: Purandar
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Chambali
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 2004

    Name of Dam: Bholawali
    Nearest City: Mandangad    
    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: 2001

    Name of Dam: Borala
    Nearest City: Washim    
    District: Washim
    State: Maharashtra    
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1970

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