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. It is a gravity dam. Bhatghar Dam is also known, Lloyd Dam. Beautiful gardens with water sports have been developed in the surrounding areas. The surrounding area is also worth watching.
The main purpose of the dam is to provide hydroelectricity and irrigation facilities to neighboring areas. Also, The dam electricity project is run by the Maharashtra State Electricity Board.
Bhatghar 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|
How to Reach
|By Road||Nearest Railway Station||Nearest Airport||Google Map|
|1. Distance from Pune to Bhor 45 km and Mumbai to Bhor 200 km.||Pune|