Where is the Tehri dam in India?

In which city is Tehri?

New Tehri is a city and a municipal board in Tehri Garhwal District in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

New Tehri
Country India
State Uttarakhand
District Tehri Garhwal
Founded by King Sudarshan Shah (New Tehri by THDC)

Where is Bhakra Nangal dam in India map?

Location Map of Bhakra Nangal Dam

Bhakra Nangal Dam Facts
State Name Himachal Pradesh and Punjab
Type of dam Concrete gravity
Nearest City Nangal (Punjab)
Impounds Sutlej River

What is Tehri Dam Andolan?

Concerns: Andolan is Hindi and means “movement”. This dam has been the object of intense protests from environmental groups and the people of Tehri and surrounding areas. Mainly the relocation of more than 100,000 people from the area has led to protracted legal battles over resettlement rights.

Which dam is located in Punjab?

Dams in Punjab

# Name Max Height above Foundation (m)
1 Chohal Dam 28.6
2 Damsal Dam 26.5
3 Dholbaha Dam 38.83
4 Jainti Dam 19.75

Is Tehri urban or rural?

In total 70,139 people lives in urban areas of which males are 38,605 and females are 31,534. Sex Ratio in urban region of Tehri Garhwal district is 817 as per 2011 census data.

Tehri Garhwal District Urban/Rural 2011.

Description Rural Urban
Male Literacy 89.18 % 93.43 %
Female Literacy 62.21 % 83.05 %
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