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Ravishankar Dam

Ravishankar Dam, built across the Mahanadi River, is located in Dhamtari District of Chhattisgarh. This 32 meters high dam has a catchment area of 3,670 sq km. It is the main source of water for Raipur, the state capital and Bhilai Steel Plant, about 11 km from Dhamtari.

It is a homogeneous type earth dam. A picnic spot, the dam is surrounded by palm trees, forest and mountains. The nearest airport is at Raipur, 100 km away and the nearest railhead is at Dhamtari.

Updated on 7th August, 2014
District: Dhamtari District


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