June 13, 2020 5:42 am
Sources said that the dam receives water from 21 catchment areas that lies in the neighbouring Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. Apart from this, rainfall has been forecasted in the catchment areas in next 48 hours
October 25, 2019 4:51 am
Ukai Dam authorities discharged over 1.24 lakh cusecs of water from the dam on Thursday afternoon to maintain the water level after it received heavy inflow from upper catchment areas in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.
October 09, 2019 12:58 am
Earlier, the water level in the dam touched 35 feet in 2006, during the devastating floods.
August 31, 2019 12:39 am
The inflow has reduced as the upper catchment areas of the dam in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra has been receiving moderate rainfall, the authorities said.
July 12, 2019 2:30 am
The water level in the dam was 276.32 feet before heavy rainfall in the upper catchment areas. It received 22,000 cusecs inflow on Wednesday, taking the level to 277.55 feet on Thursday.
August 28, 2018 4:40 am
The dam authorities are hoping good rainfall in the next one month and also expecting that the water level might cross the last year’s mark of 324.20 feet.
May 05, 2016 3:54 am
The irrigation department officials diverted the flow of water.
May 02, 2016 3:29 am
Surat city executive engineer in water department Ashish Naik says, “The water discharged from the Ukai dam reaches Surat city through Tapi river in around 22 hours.”
September 20, 2015 1:11 am
The water level of Ukai dam on Saturday evening had touched 336 feet. The danger level of the dam is 345 feet.
August 12, 2015 2:17 am
However, due to such discharge of water from the dam, the water level in Tapi river passing through Surat city had gone up.