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Dams of Punjab: Salient Features (Set - 1)

10-JAN-2014 12:12

    Some of the Dams of Punjab are mentioned below:

     

    Name of Dam: Thein (Ranjit Sagar) Dam    
    Nearest City: Pathankot
    District: Gurdaspur
    State: Punjab
    River Name: Ravi
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose,Irrigation,Hydroelectric    
    Year of Completion: 2000

    Name of Dam: Thana Dam    
    Nearest City: Hoshiarpur
    State: Punjab
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Siswan
    Nearest City: Ropar
    State: Punjab
    River Name: Siswan Khad
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Flood Control
    Year of Completion: 1998

    Name of Dam: Salem
    Nearest City: Ropar
    State: Punjab
    River Name: Saleran Khad
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Flood Control
    Year of Completion: 1995

    Name of Dam: Perch
    Nearest City: Ropar
    State: Punjab
    River Name: Perch Khad
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Flood Control
    Year of Completion: 1994

    Name of Dam: Patiari Dam
    Nearest City: Hoshiarpur
    State: Punjab
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Flood Control
    Year of Completion: 2002

    Name of Dam: Mirzapur
    State: Punjab
    River Name: Budki Khad
    Basin: Indus up to International Border
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Flood Control
    Year of Completion: 1996

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