IMPORTANT RIVER VALLEY PROJECTS IN INDIA

IMPORTANT RIVER VALLEY PROJECTS IN INDIA(PART 1) 


[1] Bhakra Nangal Project ——- On Sutlej in Punjab. Highest in India.Ht. 226m. Reservoir is called Gobind Sagar Lake.

[2] Mandi Project —– On Beas in HP

[3] Chambal Valley Project —— On Chambal in MP & Rajasthan, 3 dams are there:- Gandhi Sagar Dam, Rana Pratap Sagar Dam and Jawahar Sagar Dam

[4] Damodar Valley Project —– On Damodar in Bihar, Based on Tennessee Valley Project USA

[5] Hirakud Project ——- On Mahanadi in Orrisa, World’s Longest Dam: 4801m

[6] Rihand Project —— On Son in Mirzapur, Reservoir is called Gobind Vallabh Pant reservoir.

[7] Kosi Project —— On Kosi in N.Bihar

[8] Mayurkashi Project ——- On Mayurkashi in West Bengal

[9] Kakrapara Project —— On Tapi in Gujrat

[10] Nizamsagar Project ——- On Manjra in Andhra Pradesh

[11] Nagarjuna Sagar Project On Krishna in Andhra Pradesh

[12] Tugabhadra Project —— On Tugabhadra in Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka

[13] Shivasamudram Project ——- On Cauvery in Karnataka. It is the older river valley project in India.

[14] Tata Hydel Scheme —— On Bhima in Maharashtra

[15] Sharavathi Hydel Project ——- On Jog Falls in Karnataka

IMPORTANT RIVER VALLEY PROJECTS IN INDIA( PART2)
         


[1] Kundah & Periyar Project —— In Tamil Nadu

[2] Farakka Project ——- On Ganga in WB. Apart from power and irrigation it helps to remove silt for easy navigation.

[3] Ukai Project —— On Tapti in Gujarat

[4] Mahi Project —— On Mahi in Gujarat

[5] Salal Project ——- On Chenab in J&K

[6] Mata Tila Multipurpose Project ——– On Betwa in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh

[7] Thein Project —— On Ravi, Punjab.

[8] Pong Dam —— On Beas, Punjab

[9] Tehri Dam ——- On Bhgirathi, Uttarakhand

[10] Sardar Sarovar Project ——– On Narmada, Gujarat/MP.

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