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Important River Valley Projects in India


                                   

   
Following are the important river valley projects in India
Bhakra Nangal Project On Sutlej in Punjab. Highest in India.Ht. 226m. Reservoir is called Gobind Sagar Lake.
Mandi Project On Beas in HP
Chambal Valley Project On Chambal in MP & Rajasthan, 3 dams are there:- Gandhi Sagar Dam, Rana Pratap Sagar Dam and Jawahar Sagar Dam
Damodar Valley Project On Damodar in Bihar, Based on Tennessee Valley Project USA
Hirakud Project On Mahanadi in Orrisa, World’s Longest Dam: 4801m
Rihand Project On Son in Mirzapur, Reservoir is called Gobind Vallabh Pant reservoir.
Kosi Project On Kosi in N.Bihar
Mayurkashi Project On Mayurkashi in West Bengal
Kakrapara Project On Tapi in Gujrat
Nizamsagar Project On Manjra in Andhra Pradesh
Nagarjuna Sagar Project On Krishna in Andhra Pradesh
Tugabhadra Project On Tugabhadra in Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka
Shivasamudram Project On Cauvery in Karnataka. It is the older river valley project in India.
Tata Hydel Scheme On Bhima in Maharashtra
Sharavathi Hydel Project On Jog Falls in Karnataka
Kundah & Periyar Project In Tamil Nadu
Farakka Project On Ganga in WB. 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&K
Mata Tila Multipurpose Project On Betwa in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh
Thein Project On Ravi, Punjab.
Pong Dam On Beas, Punjab
Tehri Dam On Bhgirathi, Uttarakhand
Sardar Sarovar Project On Narmada, Gujarat/MP.


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