Narmada Dam

Gujarat receives 100.84 per cent of long period average rainfall

Gujarat receives 100.84 per cent of long period average rainfall

"The state has received 100.84 per cent of LPA rainfall so far this season. There are as many as 12 districts which have so far received more than 100 per cent of LPA rainfall," it said.


Aug 30, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi felicitates Divyangjans, distributes assistive kits

PM Narendra Modi felicitates Divyangjans, distributes assistive kits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday distributed aids and assistive devices to Divyangjans under the ADIP scheme at Vadodara Samajik Adhikarita Camp. 

Oct 22, 2016, 17:20 PM IST
Hydropower station at Sardar Sarovar Dam becomes operational

Hydropower station at Sardar Sarovar Dam becomes operational

As much as 57% of electricity generated by the dam is supplied to Madhya Pradesh, 27% to Maharashtra and 16% to Gujarat.

Jul 19, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

Narmada sub-minor canal work to be over within 3 months: Anandiben Patel

 Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Wednesday said the work of laying underground pipeline network of Narmada sub-minor canals under the Sardar Sarovar Project will be completed within next three months.

Jan 28, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Gujarat Chief Minister visits Narmada dam at Kevadia

 Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel paid a visit to the Sardar Sarovar Narmada Dam at Kevadia on Friday and reviewed the progress made in the installation of sluice gates on the dam.

Dec 12, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Medha Patkar protests in Bhopal against raising Narmada Dam height

Activist Medha Patkar and other protesters staged a protest here on Friday against the Gujarat Government for beginning the process of raising the height of the Narmada Dam.

Oct 17, 2014, 13:46 PM IST

NBA questions NCA approval to raise height of Narmada dam

Narmada Bachao Andolan termed as "insensitive" the decision of Centre to allow Gujarat government to raise the height of controversial Sardar Sarovar Project.

Jun 23, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Centre taking undue credit for Narmada gates approval: Vaghela

Leader of Opposition in Gujarat Assembly Shakersinh Vaghela on Tuesday slammed Narendra Modi-led government for taking credit over approval for installation of gates on the Narmada dam.

Jun 18, 2014, 00:11 AM IST

AAP against raising height of Narmada dam

Demanding a recall of the decision to increase the height of Sardar Sarovar dam on Narmada river, Aam Aadmi Party today asked that all stakeholders be taken in to confidence in the matter.

Jun 15, 2014, 00:13 AM IST

Union Minister Smriti Irani praises Modi govt over nod to raise Narmada dam height

Praising the Narendra Modi Government for swift approval to raise the height of Narmada dam, meeting a longstanding demand of Gujarat, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said the just-formed NDA administration has done in weeks what UPA regime could not do in eight years.

Jun 13, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Sardar Sarovar Dam cost to go up, says Gujarat Chief Minister

The cost of Sardar Sarovar Dam across the Narmada river is likely to go up due to the failure of the then UPA Government in granting permission to install radial gates, Gujarat CM said.

Jun 13, 2014, 02:25 AM IST

Decision on Narmada height taken after Social Justice Ministery report: Uma Bharati

The decision to raise the height of Narmada dam to 138.72 metres was taken after the Social Justice Ministry said it was "100 per cent satisfied" over the rehabilitation of displaced people, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati today said.

Jun 12, 2014, 20:57 PM IST

Take people`s view before decision on Narmada dam: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar on Thursday said the government should take into account views of people from the Narmada valley before taking any decision on increasing the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam project.

Jun 12, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

Gujarat gets approval to raise height of Narmada dam

In a major boost to Gujarat which has been regularly facing water woes due to deficient rains, Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Thursday announced that they have got approval to raise the height of Narmada dam to 138.72 metres (455 feet).

Jun 12, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Centre politicising gate installation at Narmada dam: Narendra Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday alleged that the Centre was ignoring the state`s repeated demand to install gates at the Sardar Sarovar dam.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Told PM about unfinished work on Narmada dam many times, in vain: Modi

Chief Minister Narendra Modi Thursday said the gates on the Sardar Sarovar dam had not been installed yet even though he had taken up the matter with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh many times.

Oct 31, 2013, 20:24 PM IST

11,000 shifted in Bharuch district due to release of Narmada water

Over 11,000 people belonging to 30 villages in Bharuch district were shifted to safer places following the release of water from Narmada dam.

Aug 25, 2013, 22:59 PM IST

Over 5,000 people evacuated in Gujarat due to rains

With water in Narmada dam flowing at 130.64 metre level following heavy rains in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh, the administrations in south Gujarat districts of Bharuch, Narmada have shifted more than 5,000 people to safer places.

Aug 24, 2013, 17:58 PM IST

Nod to raise Maheshwar dam level based on false claims: NBA

Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) here on Sunday alleged that the decision of the National Green Tribunal to permit raising the water level of the Narmada dam is based on the "false claims of the promoters" of the project.

Aug 12, 2012, 17:06 PM IST

Centre not allowing to raise height of Narmada dam: Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra
Modi accused the central government of "showing
crookedness" and sabotaging the progress of the state by not
giving permission to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar

May 21, 2011, 21:07 PM IST