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Vaitarna Dam, Igatpuri
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Vaitarna Dam, also called Modaksagar Dam, is a gravity dam on Vaitarna river which supplies water to Palghar,Mumbai, but located in Palghar & Nashik district in the state of Maharashtra in India. It was opened in 1954.Another dam, the Middle Vaitarna Dam is to be built in the neighboring Palghar & Thane district on the same river; to supplement the water supply to the ever-growing needs of Mumbai and its metropolitan area.SpecificationsThe height of the dam above lowest foundation is 82m while the length is 567.07m. The gross storage capacity is 204980.00km3.Purpose Water supply
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  • It is a scenic drive among mountains , lakes and farms if you take the route to mumbai from Trimbakeshwar via the vaitarna dam surrounding region . No industries being permitted in this region , it is...  more »
  • The whole lake area is beautiful and the surroundings is very serene and since its winter time, it gets misty and nice. The unending views is a treat by itself. Loved the place 
  • I would love to go there again and it was nice that it was on the way to our hotel Jenjon. Can sit and do some angling if we had the equipment which is what i plan the next time