Live storage and water levels in dams in Marathwada region of Maharashtra - By district [30 Sep 2020]

Last Modified: Sun Oct 04 2020 07:03:20 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,140,510 million litres
    पैठण / Jayakwadi Dam - Paithan, Aurangabad. At 98% of its live capacity of 2,170,000 million litres, compared to 100% at the same time last year. 18 of the 27 gates have been opened. Since Sept 5, steady increase in gates and volume of water being released downstream from the Jayakwadi, has resulted in the Godavari river swelling up. Water level in the dam has stayed above 98% since Sept 6, even after the water release. The dam is the primary source of water supply for the region’s major industries in Aurangabad and Jalna, as well as to nearly 2.5 lakh hectares of farmland.
  • 306,400 million litres
    माजलगाव / Majalgaon Dam - Beed. At 98% of its live capacity of 311,000 million litres, compared to 0% 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.
  • 88,880 million litres
    मांजरा / Manjara Dam - Beed. At 50% of its live capacity of 177,000 million litres, compared to 0% at the same time last year.
  • 79,960 million litres
    Siddeshwar Dam - Hingoli. At 97% of its live capacity of 81,000 million litres, compared to 0% at the same time last year. First overflow of the season on 21 Aug.
  • 809,860 million litres
    येलदरी / Yeldari Dam - Hingoli. At 100% of its live capacity of 810,000 million litres, compared to 6% at the same time last year. First overflow of the season on 21 Aug.
  • 138,000 million litres
    Lower Manar Dam - Nanded. At 100% of its live capacity of 138,000 million litres, compared to 100% at the same time last year.
  • 33,160 million litres
    Lower Terna Dam - Osmanabad. At 37% of its live capacity of 91,000 million litres, compared to 0% at the same time last year.
  • 25,420 million litres
    Sina Kolegaon Dam - Osmanabad. At 33% of its live capacity of 76,000 million litres, compared to 0% at the same time last year.
  • 232,480 million litres
    Lower Dudhana Dam - Parbhani. At 96% of its live capacity of 103,000 million litres, compared to 0% at the same time last year.