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Dams of Maharashtra: Salient Features (Set - 5)

06-FEB-2014 13:47

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

     

    Name of Dam: Anvi
    Nearest City: Jalna
    District: Jalna
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1969

    Name of Dam: Apchunda
    Nearest City: Ausa
    District: Latur
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1968

    Name of Dam: Arabwadi
    Nearest City: Koregaon
    District: Satara
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Baba
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1977

    Name of Dam: Arala Kalmodi
    Nearest City: Khed
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Arala
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric
    Year of Completion: 2007

    Name of Dam: Arasnal
    Nearest City: Udgir
    District: Latur
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1973

    Name of Dam: Ardi
    Nearest City: Bhadgaon
    District: Jalgaon
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Arjuna
    Nearest City: Ratnagiri
    District: Ratnagiri
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Arjuna
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Arjunwadi    
    Nearest City: Atpadi
    District: Sangli
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 2002

    Name of Dam: Arli
    Nearest City: Tuljapur
    District: Osmanabad
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Arsoli
    Nearest City: Bhoom
    District: Osmanabad
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1990

    Name of Dam: Aruna    
    Nearest City: Rajapur
    District: Sindhudurg
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Aruna
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Arunawati
    Nearest City: Digras
    District: Yavatmal
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Arunawati
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Hydroelectric
    Year of Completion: 1994

    Name of Dam: AAshti    
    Nearest City: Arvi
    District: Wardha
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1963

    Name of Dam: Asegaonbandh
    Nearest City: Asegaon
    District: Washim
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

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