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Which is the largest dam in india?

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago
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    The Tehri Dam, on the Bhagirathi River near Tehri in Uttarakhand.

    Height - 260 metres (850 ft)

    Length- 575 metres (1,886 ft)

    Second Place - Bhakra Dam across the Sutlej River, and is near the border between Punjab and Himachal Pradesh.

    Height - 225.55 m (740 ft)

    Length - 518.25 m

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    Lv 7
    8 years ago

    Bhakra Dam is the largest in India

  • 8 years ago

    Bhakra Dam is a concrete gravity dam across the Sutlej River, and is near the border between Punjab and Himachal Pradesh in northern India.

    The dam, located at a gorge near the (now submerged) upstream Bhakra village in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh, is India's second tallest at 225.55 m (740 ft) high next to the 261m Tehri Dam.[1] The length of the dam (measured from the road above it) is 518.25 m; it is 9.1 m broad

  • 8 years ago

    Bhakra Nangal Dam in Himachal Pradesh is the largest dam in the country at about 738 feet high and the second largest dam in Asia.

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  • 8 years ago

    Bhakra nangal dam is India's largest dam.

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Hirakud Dam on Mahanadi is the largest dam in India and perhaps in the world too.

  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    Bhakra dam,, It is near the border between Punjab and Himachal Pradesh in northern India.

    Source(s): wikipedia
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