Velugodu Reservoir

About Velugodu Reservoir:

Velugodu Reservoir is a balancing reservoir and located across the Galeru river, a tributary of Kundu River in Penner River basin, at Velugodu town in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. This reservoir is part of Telugu Ganga project and mainly fed by gravity canal from back waters of Srisailam Dam through Pothireddypadu head / flow regulator located across the feeder canal.

Velugodu Reservoir has gross storage capacity of 16.95Tmcft at 265 m MSL full reservoir level. As the canal water flow by gravity is not satisfactory when the Srisailam reservoir water level is below 264 metres (866 ft), a pump house to transfer 33,000 cusecs into the canal from the 830 feet (253 m) water level of the Srisailam reservoir is taken up on urgent basis.

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Location: Velugodu, Andhra Pradesh, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: kurnool Airport

The nearest Airport kurnool Airport . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between kurnool Airport to Velugodu Reservoir is  54.7kms

Railway Station: kurnool railway Station

The nearest Railway station kurnool railway Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between kurnool railway Station to Velugodu Reservoir is 71.1kms

Bus Stand: Kurnool Bus Station

The nearest Bus Stand is Kurnool Bus Station . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Kurnool Bus Station to Velugodu Reservoir is 71.6kms

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