DINDI PROJECT
Preamble

Dindi Reservoir is a medium water reservoir across Dindi tributary of River Krishna located near Dindi town in Telangana.[1][2] It is part of Srisailam Left Bank Canal

It is close to Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve, around 95 kilometers from Hyderabad.

Salient Features
LONGITUDE : 78-41'
LATITUDE : 16-32'
CATCHMENT AREA : 1513.50 Sq MILES / 3920 Sq kms
AVERAGE MONSOON RAIN FALL : 26.20"
ANTICIPATED YIELD : 4600 MCFT / 4.6 TMC / 130.26 M. cum
MAXIMUM FLOOD DISCHARGE : 271500 CUSECS
LOWEST BED LEVEL : + 1225.00
LOWEST FOUNDATION LEVEL : + 1215.00
FULL RESERVOIR LEVEL : + 1298.00
MAXIMUM WATER LEVEL : + 1307.50
TOP OF THE BUND LEVEL : + 1308.50
PARAPET LEVEL : + 1312.00
SILL OF HEAD SLUICE : + 1265.25
GROSS CAPACITY AT F.R.L : 2609 MCFT
AREA OF WATER SPREAD AT F.R.L : 5.33 Sq MILES
AREA OF WATER SPREAD AT M.W.L : 7.48 Sq MILES
LENGTH OF DAM
MASSONRY OGEE DAM IN THE RIVER GORGE PORTION : 1000
EARTHEN EMBANKMENT LEFT FLANK : 2256"
EARTHEN EMBANKMENT RIGHT FLANK : 2685"
BY WASH WEIR RIGHT FLANK : 1700"
LENGTH OF MAIN CANAL : 7 MILES
LENGTH OF BRANCH CANAL : 8 MILES
CANAL CARRYING CAPACITY : 300 CUSECS
NUMBER OF VILLAGES SERVED : 19 NOS
AYACUT ABI TABI
PROPOSED IRRIGATION 10000 5000
PRESENT IRRIGATION 12500 5000
DATE OF STARTING MARCH 1940 AD
DATE OF COMPLETION JULY 1943 AD
ANNUAL MAINTENANCE 170000
TOTAL COST OF PROJECT 34.36 LAKHS
ENGINEER RESPONSIBLE FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF PROJECT Mr. KHAJA AZEEMODDIN A.C.G.I B.Sc HON (LONDON)
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