Multi-Purpose River Valley Projects of India One Liner Questions & Answers


Question Answer
1 The beneficiary states of the Sardar Sarovar Project are – Gujarat, Maharashtra. M.P. and Rajasthan
2 On which river is the Sardar Sarovar Dam being constructed? Narmada
3 Maximum benefits occupying the state by Sardar Sarovar Dam are – Madhya Pradesh
4 Indira Sagar dam is situated on which river? Narmada
5 In which water reservoir, Harsud town of Madhya Pradesh has been submerged? Indira Sagar
6 With which river is the Omkareshwar project associated? Narmada
7 Raising the height of which dam is being opposed by Narmada Bachao Andolan? Sardar Sarovar
8 Bhakra Nangal is a joint project of – Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan
9 Which group of state receives water from the Bhakra Nangal project? Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan
10 On which river is the Bhakra Nangal dam built? Satluj
11 Shivasamudram Hydropower Project is located in – Karnataka
12 Cauvery River Water Dispute(CRWD) is related to which state? Tamil Nadu, Karnataka , Kerala and Puducherry
13 The water dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka is related to – Cauvery
14 ‘Nagarjuna Sagar Multipurpose Project’ is on which river? Krishna
15 Nagarjuna Sagar dam is situated in which state of India? Andhra Pradesh
16 On which river is the Hirakud Dam constructed? Mahanadi
17 The name of a dam built on the Mahanadi River is – Hirakud
18 Which dam has been constructed on the Chambal river? Gandhi Sagar
19 Tehri dam is being constructed in Uttarakhand on which River – On Bhagirathi river
20 On which river the Tehri Hydro Power Project has been constructed? Bhagirathi and Bhilangana
21 Tehri dam is constructed on – Ganga river
22 Maithon, Belpahari and Tilaiya dams are constructed on the river – Barakar
23 Tilaiya Dam is constructed on the river – Barakar
24 When was the Damodar Valley Corporation established? 1948
25 Govind Ballabh Sagar’ is located in – Uttar Pradesh
26 Cheruthoni Dam is situated on which river? Periyar
27 Which Hydro project has been built by India in cooperation with Bhutan? Chukha Dam
28 Which city will get water from the Telugu Ganga Project – Chennai
29 Who called the multipurpose river valley projects “the temples of modern India”? Jawaharlal Nehru
30 The Almatti dam is on the river – Krishna
31 Kalpong Hydroelectric Power project is located in – Andaman and Nicobar Islands
32 The oldest hydropower power plant in India is – Sidrapong
33 The first hydropower station in India was commissioned at – Sidrapong
34 Singrauli Small Hydro Power Project is located in – Uttar Pradesh
35 Which irrigation project of Chhattisgarh is included under the Prime Minister Irrigation Project? Kelo Irrigation Project
36 Kalagarh Dam is built on which river? Ramganga
37 The Tawa project is related to which place? Hoshangabad
38 ‘Pong Dam’ is constructed over which river? Beas
39 Meja Dam is constructed on – Kothari river
40 The Tulbul project is associated with the river – Jhelum
41 The Baglihar hydropower project, the issue of which was raised by Pakistan before the World Bank, is being constructed by India on – Chenab
42 Baglihar Hydroelectric power project is located in – Jammu and Kashmir
43 Where are Tapovan and Vishnugarh Hydroelectric Projects located? Uttarakhand
44 The Mahakali Treaty was signed between India and which country? Nepal
45 Which hydropower plant in Bhutan was inaugurated recently by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi? Mangdechhu Power Plant
46 The Kalpasar Project, a freshwater reservoir is located in – Gujarat
47 In which states is Suil river project located? Haryana
48 Teesta Low Dam Project (TLDP)-III is proposed along the Teesta River. The site of the project lies in – West Bengal
49 “Teesta hydropower project” is located in which state? Sikkim
50 In Uttar Pradesh ‘Rani Laxmibai Dam Project’ has been constructed on the river – Betwa
51 On which river is Dulhasti Power Station situated? Chenab
52 The Kol Dam Project has been constructed on which river in India? Sutlej
53 Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar Reservoir is situated in – Uttar Pradesh
54 ‘Gandak Project’ is a joint project of which two states? Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
55 Which of the following state/states will be benefitted by the proposed “Kishau Dam” Project? Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh
56 Which dam is not for irrigation? Shivasamudram
57 The most controversial ‘Babli Project’ is situated in which state? Maharashtra
58 Malampuzha dam is situated on which river? Malampuzha