List of River Valley Projects In India || नदी और नदी घाटी परियोजना


Important River Valley Projects of India 

  •  Bhakra Nangal Project     –  On Satluj in Punjab. Highest in India. Height 226m.  Reservoir is called Gobind Sagar Lake.  
  • Mandi Project –  On Beas in H.P. 
  •  Chambal Valley Project –  On Chambal in M.P. and Rajasthan. 3 dams are there:  Gandhi Sagar dam, Rana Pratap Sagar dam and  Jawahar Sagar dam  
  • Damodar Valley Project – On Damodar in Jharkhand. Based on Tennessee Valley  Project, USA  
  • Hirakud Project – On Mahanadi in Orissa. World’s longest dam: 4,801m  
  • Rihand Project  – On Son in Mirzapur. Reservoir is called Govind Vallabh  Pant Reservoir 
  •  Kosi Project  – On Kosi in N. Bihar  
  • Mayurakshi Project – On Mayurakshi in W.B. 
  •  Kakrapara Project – On Tapi in Gujarat  
  • Nizamsagar Project – On Manjra in A.P.  
  • Nagarjuna Sagar Project – On Krishna in A.P.  
  • Tungabhadra Project – On Tungabhadra in A.P. and Karnataka  
  • Shivasamudram Project – On Cauvery in Karnataka 
  •  Tata Hydel Scheme – On Bhima in Maharashtra  
  • Sharavathi Hydel Project – On Jog Falls in Karnataka 
  •  Farakka Project – On Ganga in W.B. Apart from power and irrigation, it  helps to remove silt for easy navigation 
  • Ukai Project –  On Tapti in Gujarat  
  • Mahi Project – On Mahi in Gujarat  
  • Salal Project – On Chenab in J and K  
  • Mata Tila Multipurpose  Project  – On Betwa in U.P. & M.P. 
  •  Thein Project – On Ravi, Punjab  
  • Pong Dam – On Beas, Punjab 

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