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Dams of Rajasthan: Salient Features (Set - 18)

20-JAN-2014 17:07

    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: Surwania/ Surwawia
    Nearest City: Banswara
    District: Banswara
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Borwat/ Ghotiya
    Basin: Mahi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1964

    Name of Dam: Taliya
    Nearest City: Pratapgarh
    District: Pratapgarh
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nallah/ Ruparel
    Basin: Mahi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1986

    Name of Dam: Takli
    Nearest City: Kota
    District: Kota
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Takli
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation,Drinking / Water Supply    

    Name of Dam: Tasai
    State: Rajasthan
    Basin: Ganga

    Name of Dam: Titora
    Nearest City: Jahazpur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nallah    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Tokra
    Nearest City: Sirohi
    District: Sirohi
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Tokra    
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1959

    Name of Dam: Swaroop Sagar
    Nearest City: Girwa
    District: Udaipur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Berach    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1795

    Name of Dam: Udai Sagar
    Nearest City: Girwa
    District: Udaipur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Berach    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Concrete    
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation, Drinking / Water Supply
    Year of Completion: 1585

    Name of Dam: Ummed/ Umaid Sagar (Baran)
    Nearest City: Shahpura
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Khari    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: Old Dam

    Name of Dam: Ummed/Umed/ Umaid Sagar (Bhilwara)
    State: Rajasthan
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Tordi Sagar
    Nearest City: Malpura
    District: Jaipur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Sohdra/ Sodara    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1887

    Name of Dam: Uncha
    Nearest City: Nimbahera    
    District: Chittorgarh
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Local nallah
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1984

    Name of Dam: Urmila Sagar
    Nearest City: Dholpur
    District: Dholpur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Parbati
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1905

    Name of Dam: Utawali
    State: Rajasthan
    Basin: Ganga

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