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Dams of Rajasthan: Salient Features (Set - 12)

18-JAN-2014 17:14

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

     

    Name of Dam: Kalakho
    State: Rajasthan
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Kharad
    Nearest City: Andhi
    District: Jaipur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Banganga/ Local nala    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1877

    Name of Dam: Kalinjara
    Nearest City: Kushalgarh
    District: Banswara
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nalla    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1997

    Name of Dam: Kalisil
    Nearest City: Sapotru/ Sapotra
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Kalisil Banas/ Kalisindh    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1956    

    Name of Dam: Kana
    Nearest City: Desuri/ Abu Road
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Ghanerow/ Tri. of Sukli
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1965
        
    Name of Dam: Kanota
    Nearest City: Kanota
    District: Jaipur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Dhoond/ Dhundh
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 2001

    Name of Dam: Kantaliya    
    Nearest City: Asind/ Jahajpur
    District: Bhilwara    
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Nekhadi/ Local Nala
    Basin: Ganga    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 2000

    Name of Dam: Kantri    
    Nearest City: Aspur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Nori/ Local nala
    Basin: Mahi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1979

    Name of Dam: Kanyakheri        
    Nearest City: Jahajpur
    District: Bhilwara    
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nalla
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1987

     

    Name of Dam: Ker    
    Nearest City: Sumerpur/ Swaroopganj
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nalla
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1977

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