Friday, 5 October 2012

Bhakra Dam

Bhakra Dam is a concrete gravity dam across the Satluj River, and is near the border between Punjab and Himachal Pradesh in northern India. The dam, located at a gorge near the (now submerged) upstream Bhakra village in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh, is Asia's second highest at 225.55 m (740 ft) high next to the 261m Tehri Dam.

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