Baglihar Dam

About Baglihar Dam:

Baglihar Dam also known as Baglihar Hydroelectric Power Project, is a run-of-the-river power project on the Chenab River in the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, India. The first power project executed by the Jammu and Kashmir Power Development Corporation, it was conceived in 1992 and approved in 1996, with construction begun in 1999.
In this Dam is in between two hills and the view of this is amazing . we feel like a peaceful environment.
The project consists of two-stage of 450MW each. The first stage of the project was completed in 2008-09 and second stage of the project was completed in 2015-16.

Electricity is an essential source of commercial energy. It is vital for sustained economic growth. Baglihar Dam is built on Chenab River in the Doda district of Jammu & Kashmir. Baglihar Dam is the largest dam.

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The voice of water that can be felt only from the top of dam was amazing. We felt the power of nature here.
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Location: Patnitop, Jammu & Kashmir, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Satwari Airport

The nearest airport is Satwari Airport. The transportation from patnitop to baglihar dam the can be via an private vehicle. The total distance from the airport is 37km approximately

Railway Station: Srinagar railway station

The nearest Railway Station is Srinagar railway station. We need to take an private vehicle and the distance between Srinagar railway station to Baglihar dam is 64km

Bus Stand: Patnitop bus stand

The nearest Bus Stand is Patnitop bus stand. We need to take an private vehicle and the distance between Patnitop bus stand to Patnitop bus stand is 65km

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