Gangapur Dam, Nashik

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Gangapur Dam, is an earthfill dam on Godavari river near Nashik in the state of Maharashtra in India.SpecificationsThe height of the dam above lowest foundation is 36.59m while the length is 3902m. The volume content is 4612km3 and gross storage capacity is 215880.00km3.Due to silt deposition in the reservoir area, the storage capacity of the dam has gradually reduced. The right side canal running towards Nashik is also closed due to the high civilization in the area. For these two reasons, an upstream dam, Kashypi Dam, is constructed which opened in 1998.Purpose Irrigationone of the earthen dam having emergency spillway
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  • It's a nice place to relax. One needs to obtain permissions from maritime department before going. Very well built  more »
  • Thia place is one of the tourist point of nashik but the place is not upto the mark in march if has minimum amount of water and is closed for most of the time  more »
  • It is the first earthen dam built many decades ago on river Godavari near to start (birth) of river Godavari surrounded by hills. A restricted place, need permission from Irrigation dept authorities t...  more »

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