List of Dams in tamil nadu

Dams in tamil nadu in tamil nadu.


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S.No Dam name Construction year River Dist Height Length Prupose
1Aanaimaduvu Dam1993AnaimaduvuSalem27.94670Irrigation
2Adavinainarkovil Dam2002TamiraparaniTirunelveli40.2670Irrigation
3Aliyar Dam1962AliyarCoimbatore44.043200Hydroelectric,Irrigation
4Amaravathi Dam1958AmaravatiTiruppur501095Hydroelectric,Irrigation
5Anaikuttam Dam1989Arjuna NadhiVirudhunagar9.52940Irrigation
6Andiappanur Odai DamVelloreIrrigation
7Avalanche Dam1961AvalancheThe Nilgiris57366Hydroelectric
8Barur DamKrishnagiri
9Berijam LakeKodiyetan Ar
10Bungihalla Bund1965BhavaniThe Nilgiris23280
11Chembarambakkam DamKancheepuram
12Chinnar Dam1977ChinnarKrishnagiri29365Irrigation
13Chittar I Dam1970ChittarKanniyakumari21.94806Irrigation
14Chittar II Dam1970ChittarKanniyakumari251076Irrigation
15East Varahapallam dam1967East varahapallamThe Nilgiris18173
16Emerald Dam1961EmeraldThe Nilgiris65323Hydroelectric
17Eravangalar Dam1978EravangalarTheni30242Hydroelectric
18Gatana Dam1974Gatana nadhiTirunelveli32.921628Irrigation
19Glenmorgan Forbay Dam1930The Nilgiris1680Hydroelectric
20Golwarpatti DamVirudhunagarIrrigation
21Gomukhinadi Dam1965GomukhinadhiViluppuram24.832103Irrigation
22Gundar Dam1983GundarTirunelveli14.66389.9Irrigation
23Gunderipallam Dam1978Gunderipallamperiyar17.7627Irrigation
24Highwavys Dam1978Highwavys St.Theni35175Hydroelectric
25Irukkangudi Dam2009Vaippar, ArjunaVirudhunagar8.851850Irrigation
26Kadamparai Dam1984KadambaraiCoimbatore67.5808Hydroelectric
27Kamraju Sagar (Sandy Nalla) Dam1963Sandynallah36107
28Kariakoil Dam1993KariakovilSalem31708Irrigation
29Karuppanadhi Dam1977KaruppanadhiTirunelveli34.44890Irrigation
30Kelavarapalli Dam1993PonniarKrishnagiri13.5547Irrigation
31Kesarigulihalla Dam1985K.gulihallaDharmapuri16.741672Irrigation
32Kodaganar Dam1993Dindigul12.752893Irrigation
33Kodumudiyar Dam2003NambiyarTirunelveli28411Irrigation
34Krishnagiri Dam1958PonniarKrishnagiri29.26990.59Irrigation
35Kullursandai Dam1984VaipparVirudhunagar83207Irrigation
36Kundah Palam Dam1961KundahThe Nilgiris32152Hydroelectric
37Kuppanatham DamTiruvannamalai
38Kuthiraiyar Dam1990KuthiraiyarDindigul27.38899.9Irrigation
39Kuttiyadi (Augmentation Main ) (Padinjarethara)2004KaramenthoduKozhikode38628Hydroelectric
40Kuttiyar DamKanniyakumari
41Lower Bhavani Dam1955BhavaniErode628797Hydroelectric,Irrigation
42Lower Kodayar Dam1972KodayarKanniyakumari61152Hydroelectric
43Lower Nirar Dam1982NirarCoimbatore50.29188.97Hydroelectric,Irrigation
44Mambazhathuraiyar2011Mambazhathuraiyar24360
45Manalar Dam1978ManalarTheni40185Hydroelectric
46Manimukthanadhi Dam1970ManimukthaViluppuram213618Flood Control,Irrigation
47Manimuthar Dam1958Tirunelveli45.722825Irrigation
48Manjalar Dam1967ManjalarTheni28.331043Irrigation
49Maravakandi Forbay Dam1947AravarihallaThe Nilgiris22415Hydroelectric
50Marudhanadi Dam1979MaurdhanadhiDindigul27.43808Irrigation
51Mettur Dam1934CauverySalem70.411615.44Hydroelectric,Irrigation
52Mirugandanadhi DamTiruvannamalai
53Mordhana Dam2001KoundanyanadhiVellore23.89475Irrigation
54Moyar Forebay Dam1951The Nilgiris22731Hydroelectric
55Mukurthy DamThe Nilgiris
56Nagavathi Dam1986NagavathyDharmapuri15.81306Irrigation
57Nallathangal Odai DamTiruppur
58Nambiar Dam2004NambiarTirunelveli10.842605Irrigation
59Nanganjiyar Dam2007NanganjiyarDindigul21.52680Irrigation
60Noyyal Athupalayam Dam1992NoyyalKarur14.062850Irrigation
61Noyyal Orathupalayam Dam1992NoyyalTiruppur21.72290Irrigation
62Palar Porundalar Dam1978PalarPorundalarDindigul322451Irrigation
63Pambar Dam1983PambarKrishnagiri16.5652Flood Control,Irrigation
64Papanasam Dam1944ThambraparaniTirunelveli18409Hydroelectric
65Parappalar Dam1974ParappalarDindigul39.6281.07Irrigation
66Parson�S Valley Dam1966Parson Valley StreamThe Nilgiris43146Hydroelectric
67Pechiparai Dam1906KodaiyarKanniyakumari46.32555Irrigation
68Pegumbahallah Forebay Dam1965PengumbahallhThe Nilgiris55181Hydroelectric
69Periyar Forebay1958Vairavanar3888
70Perumpallam DamErode
71Perunchani Dam1952ParalayarKanniyakumari36.27308Irrigation
72Pilavukkal Kovilar DamMadurai
73Pilavukkal Periyar DamVirudhunagar
74Pillur Dam1967BhavaniCoimbatore88357Hydroelectric
75Poigaiyar Dam2000PoigaiKanniyakumari242290Irrigation
76Ponnaniar Dam1974PonnaniyarKarur24.84246.81Irrigation
77Poondi Dam1944KosasthalaiyarThiruvallur12.273856Irrigation
78Porthimund Dam1966Porthimund StThe Nilgiris56335Hydroelectric
79Puthen DamKodayar
80Pykara DamThe Nilgiris
81Rajathope Kanar Dam1997RajathopekanarChittoor260Irrigation
82Ramanadhi Dam1974RamanadhiTirunelveli31.09836.57Irrigation
83Sathanur Dam1958PonniarTiruvannamalai44.81786.37Hydroelectric,Irrigation
84Sathiyar1965Sathaiyaru14.93409.63
85Servalar Dam1986Servalar/ TambiraparaniTirunelveli57465Hydroelectric,Irrigation
86Shanmuganadhi DamTheni
87Shenbagathope Dam2007KamandalarTiruvannamalai26.61015Irrigation
88Sholayar Dam1971SholayarCoimbatore105.161244.18Hydroelectric,Irrigation
89Shoolagiri Chinnar Dam1986Shoolagiri ChinnarKrishnagiri25.3415Irrigation
90Siddhamalli Dam1987Ariyalur15.155050Irrigation
91Sothupparai Dam2001VaraganadhiDindigul57.64320Irrigation
92Thirumurthi Dam1967PalarTiruppur34.142628Irrigation
93Thoppaiyar Dam1986ThoppaiyarDharmapuri19.75435Irrigation
94Thumblahalli Dam1983PulapattiDharmapuri12.61054Flood Control,Irrigation
95Uppar( Erode) Dam1968UpparTiruppur19.812256
96Upper Aliyar Dam1971AliyarCoimbatore81315Hydroelectric
97Upper Bhavani Dam1965BhavaniThe Nilgiris80419Hydroelectric
98Upper Kodayar Dam1972KodayarKanniyakumari88166Hydroelectric
99Upper Kodayar Diversion dam
100Vadakku Paichaiyar Dam2003VadakkupaichaiyarTirunelveli20.13115Irrigation
101Vaigai Dam1959VaigaiTheni33.833474Hydroelectric,Irrigation
102Vaniar Dam1985Vaniar311136Irrigation
103Varadhamanadhi Dam1978VaradhamanadhiDindugal Anna26297Irrigation
104Varattar Dam2005Dharmapuri31.171136Irrigation
105Varattupallam Dam1978VarattupallamErode15.51798Irrigation
106Vattamalaikarai Odai Dam1978V.K. OdaiTiruppur201820Irrigation
107Vembakottai Dam1985Virudhunagar9.73216Irrigation
108Vennir-Ar Dam1978Venniraridukki2996Hydroelectric
109Vidur Dam1959VarahanadiViluppuram22.554380Irrigation
110West Varahapallam Weir Dam1967W.V.PallamNilgiri3592
111Western Catchment No. I Dam1966ArickyampuzhaNilgiri1872Hydroelectric
112Western Catchment No. II Dam1966KarampuzhaNilgiri3085Hydroelectric
113Western Catchment No. III Dam1966KarampuzhaNilgiri2692Hydroelectric
114Willington Dam1923Periya odaiCuddalore17.224023Irrigation