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Dams of Uttarakhand: Salient Features (Set-2)

18-FEB-2014 17:25

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

     

    Name of Dam: Haripura Dam    
    Nearest City: Nainital
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Bhakra
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1975

    Name of Dam: Ichari Dam
    Nearest City: Dehradun
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Tons    
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Concrete
    Purpose of Dam: Hydroelectric,Irrigation    
    Year of Completion: 1972

    Name of Dam: Karmoli Dam    
    Nearest City: Rishikesh
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Jadh Ganga
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Concrete
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Kishau Dam Project
    Nearest City: Dehardun
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Tons
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Concrete
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose,Irrigation,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Koteshwar
    Nearest City: Tehri Garhwal
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Bhagirathi
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Concrete
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Lakhwar
    Nearest City: Dehradun
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Yamuna
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Earthen + Gravity
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose,Irrigation,Hydroelectric

    Name of Dam: Maleri Jelam
    Nearest City: Rishikesh
    State: Uttarakhand    
    River Name: Dhauli ganga
    Basin: Ganga
    Type of dam: Concrete
    Purpose of Dam: Multi-Purpose

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