Articles tagged under: Sardar Sarovar

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Dam achieves full level of water on the Birthday of PM Modi

September 17, 2020
Sardar Sarovar Narmada Dam achieves full level of water on the Birthday of PM Modi

Statue of Unity: Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam, the lifeline of Gujarat has achieved its full water level today on the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Water level in the dam today is 138.68 meter, the highest possible level in this dam. With this, Sardar Sarovar has now 100 per cent water storage of 5760 MCM. This is second consecutive year when dam has achieved full level. With this gates of Narmada dam have been opened for surplus water discharge as inflow is continuously on from upstr...Read More

Sardar Sarovar dam over 95 percent full; rich inflow continuing

September 11, 2020
Sardar Sarovar dam over 95 percent full; rich inflow continuing

Gandhinagar: Thanks to rich inflow of over 56,000 cusec water from neighboring Madhya Pradesh, Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam in Gujarat is now 95.65 per cent full of its total capacity. The level of water at 11.00 am today was 137.38 meter against the highest possible level of 138.68 meter. There's all possibility that the dam will achieve its full level soon. Last year, full level of water in this dam was achieved on 15 September. Maximum possible level of water in this dam went up from 121.9...Read More

All gates of Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam closed

September 05, 2020
All gates of Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam closed

Gandhinagar: The gates of Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam were closed today. According to Ashok Gajjar, Superintendent Engineer of Narmada dam, at 4.00 pm the level of water in Sardar Sarovar dam was 135.42 meter. All 30 gates of dam are closed at present. 6 units of riverbed power house are generating 1200 mw power after which 42,000 cusec water is flowing toward Bharuch. Canal head power house's oene unit is also generating 50 MW power due to which discharge of 4600 cusec water is flowing to main c...Read More

89 per cent storage in Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam, as level crosses 135 meter mark

September 03, 2020
89 per cent storage in Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam, as level crosses 135 meter mark

Kevadiya: Level of water at Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam today crossed 135 meter mark. Full reservoir level in this dam is 138.68 meter. About one month of ongoing monsoon season is still left this year. Interestingly, even last year, 135 meter level was achieved on 2nd September, while full level was achieved on 15 September. At 8 pm today, the dam was 89.03 per cent full with water. Inflow was 3,99,322 cusecs, while outflow was minimized at 3,53,369 cusec. Maximum possible level of water...Read More

On rising level of river Narmada in Bharuch

August 31, 2020

Bharuch: River Narmada in Bharuch is flooding after release of over 10 lakh cusec water from Sardar Sarovar Dam. District Collector sharing the details in this video. Read More

PM Modi likely to launch Seaplane service in Gujarat on 31st October; SpiceJet to operate it, ticket fare Rs. 4800

August 29, 2020

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate a regular Sea-plane service connecting Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad to Kevadiya Colony, the place where the Statue of Unity, Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam and other tourist interest places are located. Prime Minister is likely to visit Statue of Unity on the occasion of National Unity day which is marked on 31st of October, the birth anniversary of Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. It is believed that he will inaugura...Read More

Sardar Sarovar 65.64 per cent full; 76 reservoirs in Gujarat 100 per cent full

August 24, 2020
Sardar Sarovar 65.64 per cent full;  76 reservoirs in Gujarat 100 per cent full

Gandhinagar: 206 reservoirs including Sardar Sarovar dam have received water from upstream areas and witnessed significant rise in water level thanks to heavy rains. Sardar Sarovar dam has 22.19 MCFT water storage which is 65.64 per cent of its total storage capacity. 76 reservoirs in the State are 100 percent full. 78 reservoirs have 70 to 100 per cent storage. 20 reservoirs including Sardar Sarovar are 50 to 70 per cent full, 16 reservoirs are 25 to 50 per cent full. 15 reservoirs are fill...Read More

Mandaviya asks SDCL and IWAI to commence Seaplane operation at Sabarmati and Statue of Unity route by October 2020

June 23, 2020
Mandaviya asks SDCL and IWAI to commence Seaplane operation at Sabarmati and Statue of Unity route by October 2020

New Delhi: Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State for Shipping (I/C), reviewed the seaplane projects on Indian water bodies today and directed Sagarmala Development Company Limited (SDCL) and Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) to join hands to commence the seaplane operation of the Sabarmati and Statue of Unity route by October, 2020. The Bathymetric and Hydrographic surveys of the seaplane routes to be undertaken by IWAI on behalf of Airport Authority of India will have to be done, latest...Read More

Modi performs puja of Narmada water, elaborated about its benefits

September 17, 2019

Kevadiya: PM Narendra Modi today performed puja of Narmada water here and also congratulated the organizers of the Namami Devi Narmade event here to mark the filling up of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on river Narmada for their aesthetic sense in selecting the venue. He also elaborated about the benefits of Narmada project to Gujarat on the occasion. Cogratulating the organisers of the programme for their ''aesthetic sense'', Modi said it is a rare scenery where on one side ther...Read More