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Around 2 p.m. we were there at Tehri.
1. Tehri Dam- Uttrakhand
4. Tehri Dam- Uttrakhand Height: 260 metersLength: 575 metersType: Earth and rock-fillReservoir Capacity: 2,100,000 acre·ftRiver: Bhagirathi RiverLocation: UttarakhandInstalled capacity: 1,000 MW
1. Tehri Dam- Uttrakhand With a height of 261 metres, it is the highest dam in India. Used primarily for irrigation and generation of 1,000 MW of hydroelectricity.
5. Tehri Dam- Uttrakhand It is the 8th tallest dam in the world and is built over the Bhagirathi River. Though two of its phases are still under construction, still it is one of the big attractions for tourists from all over the world since the time it was built in 2006.Highest Dams in India :
Tehri dam is being built by THDC India Ltd. The dam is expected to generate about 2400 megawatts of electricity. Apart from that the Tehri Dam is the famous water sport destination. One can enjoy so many types of water sports like Scuba Diving, Angling, Canoeing, Rowing, Boating, Water scooter, speed Boating, Rafting, Kayaking, House Boat, Cruise boating etc.
In order to visit Tehri Dam, the second largest Dam in the world, a prior permission is required with the concerned authorities. It is a must visit spot.