Bhatghar Dam


        Bhatghar Dam built on Yelwandi river in Bhor takula of Pune District in maharashtra, India. it is one of the highest river dams wall in India. Bhatghar Dam, is a gravity dam. Bhatghar Dam is also known Lloyd Dam. Beautiful gardens with water sports have been developed in the surrounding areas. Surrounding area is also worth watching. The main purpose of Bhatghar dam is to provide hydroelectricity and irrigation facilities in neighbouring areas. The Bhatghar dam electricity project is run by the Maharashtra State Electricity Board.

Dam Details

Name of Dam Name of River Name of Place Main Purpose Area Height Capacity of Water Capacity of Power
Bhatghar Dam Yelwandi Tah. Bhor, Dist. Pune Hydroelectricity and Irrigation 331 Sq km 16.92 meter 23.75 TMC 16 MW

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1. Distance from Pune to Bhor 45 kms and Mumbai to Bhor 200 kms.   Pune Map