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Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Sardar Sarovar Dam


Water level drops in Narmada dam as surface treatment taken up for the first time

July 25, 2021 11:03 pm

SSNNL officials say the dam has been drained on purpose during summer to allow leakage repairs as a delayed monsoon is not a worrisome issue.

Explained: How Sardar Sarovar Dam is providing irrigation water in summer for the first time in history

June 09, 2021 3:05 pm

Called the ‘lifeline of Gujarat', the Sardar Sarovar Narmada Dam usually has no water for irrigation during summers. However, this year the dam had 122.72 metres with live storage of 1,711 million cubic metres in the month of June.

Narmada downstream dries up as Riverbed Powerhouse shuts

April 02, 2021 12:33 am

Along with the closure of the RBPH, the SSNNL also opened the gates of the Garudeshwar Weir, located 12 kilometres downstream of the dam, thus causing the river to dry

Sardar Sarovar Dam closes 13 gates, villages relieved

September 04, 2020 3:23 pm

The dam is 97.25% full and it is continuing to receive close to 4 lakh cusecs of water from its upstream dams of Indirasagar and Omkareshwar in Madhya Pradesh.

23 gates of Sardar Sarovar dam opened

August 30, 2020 2:51 pm

The water flowing into the river has also meant that the places of religious worship along the riverbanks in Karnali, Chandod and Nanderia areas of Vadodara district have seen water returning to the ghats.

Dams in state 50 per cent full as monsoon enters second half

July 27, 2020 10:27 am

The Sardar Sarovar across Narmada River in Narmada district of south Gujarat region accounted for almost half of that with a gross storage of 4913.72 mcm.

Power generation spikes at Sardar Sarovar dam

October 10, 2019 1:13 am

The dam, which touched its full reservoir level (FRL) of 138.68 metres in mid-September, has been steady around 138 metres ever since.

On 69th birthday, PM Modi spends time with his mother

September 17, 2019 5:23 pm

On his 69th birthday, PM Narendra Modi had lunch with his mother. Images shared by BJP on its Twitter handle showed Modi and his mother enjoying a Gujarati thali.

Wishes and greetings pour in for PM Modi on his 69th birthday

September 17, 2019 10:36 pm

PM Narendra Modi Birthday Celebrations Highlights: PM Modi participated in Namami Narmade Mahotsava, an event organised by the state government to mark the occasion of the Sardar Sarovar Dam crossing its Full Reservoir Level (FRL) of 138.68 metres.

Sardar Sarovar dam water level touches its highest mark

September 15, 2019 10:38 pm

To celebrate the feat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to be present at the dam site on September 17, which also happens to be his 69th birthday.