The Kanher Dam, is an earthfill and gravity dam on Venna river near Satara district in state of Maharashtra in India. TheKanher dam is Built in 1986 on Venna river, 10.10 TMC . it is very beautiful spot to visit. The main purpose of dam is to provide hydroelectricity with some irrigation facilities in neighbouring areas.
The Kanher valley and Kanher dam irrigates the upper parts of Satara district. just downstream of the town of Medha. The dam is situated about 8 Kms from Satara city.
|Name of Dam||Name of River||Name of Place||Main Purpose||Area||Height||Capacity of Water||Capacity of Power|
|Kanher Dam||Venna||Tah.Sarara Dist. Satara||Hydroelectricity and Irrigation||204.61 Sq km.||58 meter||10.10 TMC||4 MW|
How to Reach
|By Road||Nearest RailWay Station||Nearest Airport||Google Map|
|1. Distance from Pune to Satara 110 kms and Satara to Kanher 12 kms via Medha.||Pune|