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Dams of Rajasthan: Salient Features (Set - 8)

17-JAN-2014 16:47

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

     

    Name of Dam: Gopalpura
    Nearest City: Kishanganj
    District: Baran    
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Chambal/ Kul
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1980

    Name of Dam: Godana
    Nearest City: Sumerpur
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Khari
    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: Girwar/ Giriwar
    Nearest City: Abu Road/ Bilara
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: West Banas
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1977

    Name of Dam: Giroliya
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Luni & WFR
    Basin: West flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni    
    Type of Dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Girinanda
    Nearest City: Raipur/ Khari
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Luni
    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: Gararda
    Nearest City: Bundi
    District: Bundi
    State: Rajasthan
    River Name: Gararda
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

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