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Dams of Maharashtra: Salient Features (Set - 9)

12-FEB-2014 17:31

    The list shows the Salient Features of Dams of Maharashtra. Water management without resources dilapidation is vital to meet food and fiber requirement of India’s ever escalating population.

     

    Name of Dam: Bhalur
    Nearest City: Nandgaon
    District: Nashik
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Saki
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1983

    Name of Dam: Bhalwani
    Nearest City: Parnar
    District: Ahmadnagar    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Kapori
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1973

    Name of Dam: Bham
    Nearest City: Kaluste
    District: Nashik    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Bham
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen + masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Bhama Asakhed
    Nearest City: Khed
    District: Pune    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Bhama
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric
    Year of Completion: 2000

    Name of Dam: Bhambarde
    Nearest City: Khanapur
    District: Sangli    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1972

    Name of Dam: Bhandalwadi    
    Nearest City: Indapur
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1966

    Name of Dam: Bhandardara    
    Nearest City: Akola
    District: Ahmadnagar
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Paravara
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric    
    Year of Completion: 1926

    Name of Dam: Bharaj
    Nearest City: Jafrabad
    District: Jalna
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Bhategaon    
    Nearest City: Kalmanuri
    District: Hingoli
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1965

    Name of Dam: Bhatghar
    Nearest City: Bhor
    District: Pune
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Yelwandi
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric
    Year of Completion: 1927

    Name of Dam: Bhatkheda    
    Nearest City: Ambad
    District: Jalna
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Bhatodi
    Nearest City: Ahmadnagar
    District: Ahmadnagar
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Mehekari
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1892

    Name of Dam: Bhatsa    
    Nearest City: Shahapur
    District: Thane
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Bhatsa and chorna
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri    
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Masonry
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Hydroelectric,Drinking / Water Supply    
    Year of Completion: 1893

    Name of Dam: Bhavali
    Nearest City: Shahapur
    District: Nashik
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Darna
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Bhavthana
    Nearest City: Ambejogai
    District: Bid    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 2005

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