Important River Dams

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Indira Sagar Dam is built on which river?
Cheruthoni Dam is built on Cheruthoni river, is situated in which state?
Tehri Dam is built in Uttarakhand on which river?
Which dam is also known as Maharana Pratap Sagar dam?
Lakhwar Dam is built on which river?
Salal Dam is situated on which river?
Mangdechhu hydroelectric power plant is in news, located in which country?
PM Narendra Modi addressed Mangdechhu hydroelectric power plant in Bhutan. The dam has been built on the Mangdechhu river in the Trongsa Dzongkhag district of Bhutan. The Mangdechhu hydroelectric power plant project is Rs 4500 crore.
Kishanganga hydroelectric project is a bone of contention between India and Pakistan, is built on which river?
The recent dispute is triggered regarding the construction of the Kishanganga project on the Neelum river or Kishanganga river in Jammu and Kashmir. It is called Neelam river in Pakistan and Kishanganga in India.
Mullaperiyar dam is located in which state?
  • The Mullaperiyar dam was built on the inter-state Periyar River in Idukki district of Kerala.
  • The dam was built on the confluence of the Mullayar and Periyar rivers.
Etalin hydel project is in news, is located in which state?
Wildlife Institute of India (WII) has cleared the proposed mega hydel power projects (Etalin hydel project) in Arunachal Pradesh. Environmental activists are concern as the biodiversity of Dibru Saikhowa National Park and the chapories (riverine islands) could be affected.

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