September 15, 2019 12:29 am
On Saturday evening, with 23 gates open, the Narmada dam was lit up to mark the occasion when the water level reached the FRL.
August 19, 2019 12:58 am
The CM also said that Narmada water will be released in the water infrastructure created in north Gujarat under Sujalam-Sufalam Yojana.
August 18, 2019 3:20 am
On Friday, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who arrived in Kevadia colony on a two-day visit, said that the government did not need permission from the Narmada Control Authority (NCA) to fill the dam. On Saturday, the dam stood at 132.30 metres, with all 30 gates closed.
February 07, 2019 7:47 am
With Narmada dam, also called as Sardar Sarovar Dam, being the lifeline of Gujarat as water from it is supplied to almost the entire state, the Gujarat Pollution Control Board has begun a comprehensive process of “qualitative and quantitative evaluation” of the water from the dam.
August 29, 2018 3:45 am
According to officials, the inflow of water on Tuesday was about 50,000 cusec, of which about 35,000 cusec is due to the release of water from Indirasagar and Omkareshwar dams in Madhya Pradesh that started from August 18.
July 03, 2018 4:42 am
The water level in the dam is currently at 108.5 metres, just 1.5 metres shy of reaching its minimum withdrawal draw level of 110 metres, which will mean that the water in the dam will return to the live storage capacity once again.
June 17, 2018 6:08 am
Rainfall in the river’s catchment areas and release of water from two MP reservoirs have contributed to the increase. Since April end, the Sardar Sarovar Dam has been witnessing a steady rise in its water level
April 04, 2018 4:31 am
The dam, which was at 105.5 metres on March 15, when the SSNNL stopped the supply for irrigation, rose to 105.75 metres on March 22 due to a significant inflow of water from Madhya Pradesh for four days between March 18 and 22.
March 17, 2018 12:54 pm
As the Gujarat government stopped supplying water from Sardar Sarovar dam for irrigation on Friday, reserving the remaining stock for drinking purposes, the decision sent ripples of anxiety among farmers.
February 14, 2018 5:50 am
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani recently said the Narmada Control Authority (NCA) had allowed the use of seepage and dead water of the dam to tackle brewing water crisis.
September 17, 2017 12:13 pm
On his 66th birthday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Sardar Sarovar Narmada Dam in Gujarat's Narmada district. The dam, which became the world's second largest, has been raised to a height of 138 meters.
June 22, 2020 6:12 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recounted the work done by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in his speech as he paid his tribute.