Live storage and water levels in dams in Marathwada region of Maharashtra - By district

Last Modified: Sat Aug 13 2022 20:14:20 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,046,970 million litres
    पैठण / Jayakwadi Dam - Paithan, Aurangabad. At 94.29% of its full capacity of 2,170,930 million litres, compared to 41.00% at the same time last year. The dam is the primary source of water for irrigation, drinking and industrial use in eight districts of the Marathwada region, including major industries in Aurangabad and Jalna, as well as to nearly 2.5 lakh hectares of farmland. 18 Jul: Residents in the vicinity of the dam have been asked to stay alert as its water storage had reached 74.60% of capacity as on Monday evening due to heavy rains. According to dam officials, "If the inflow continues at this rate, dam gates will have to be lifted to discharge water. Hence, we have raised an alert for villages along the banks of the Godavari river (on which the dam is built) in Aurangabad, Jalna, Parbhani, Beed, and Nanded."
  • 164,900 million litres
    माजलगाव / Majalgaon Dam - Beed. At 52.96% of its full capacity of 311,340 million litres, compared to 32.00% at the same time last year. The dam supplies drinking water to Beed and Majalgaon among other nearby areas. If the live storage goes above 30%, water is used to 93,885 hectares of land in Majalgaon and Parli talukas in Beed district, Gangakhed and Sonpeth in Parbhnai district and few areas in Nanded district. Tertiary purpose is to supply water to the thermal power station at Parli.
  • 75,090 million litres
    मांजरा / Manjara Dam - Beed. At 42.43% of its full capacity of 176,960 million litres, compared to 22.00% at the same time last year. The dam provides multipurpose benefits of irrigation, drinking water supply, flood control and hydropower generation. The reservoir is a source of water for Amravati city, and Morshi and Warud Talukas.
  • 76,370 million litres
    Siddeshwar Dam - Hingoli. At 94.33% of its full capacity of 80,960 million litres, compared to 83.00% at the same time last year.
  • 692,510 million litres
    येलदरी / Yeldari Dam - Hingoli. At 85.52% of its full capacity of 809,770 million litres, compared to 74.00% at the same time last year.
  • 138,210 million litres
    Lower Manar Dam - Nanded. At 100.00% of its full capacity of 138,210 million litres, compared to 88.00% at the same time last year.
  • 78,810 million litres
    Lower Terna Dam - Osmanabad. At 86.40% of its full capacity of 91,220 million litres, compared to 54.00% at the same time last year.
  • 13,900 million litres
    Sina Kolegaon Dam - Osmanabad. At 18.25% of its full capacity of 76,180 million litres, compared to 0.00% at the same time last year.
  • 164,400 million litres
    Lower Dudhana Dam - Parbhani. At 67.88% of its full capacity of 242,200 million litres, compared to 83.00% at the same time last year.