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Sriram Sagar Reservoir on Godavari River, India

December 19th, 2010 Category: Lakes, Rivers

India - December 1st, 2010

This orthorectified image focuses on the Sriram Sagar, a reservoir across the River Godavari near the town of Nirmal in Andhra Pradesh, India. The reservoir is formed by the Pochampad Dam. It was built up to serve the farmers of Telangana Region of Andhra Pradesh.

In the full image, two other reservoirs can be seen to the south, along the Manjira River, a tributary of the Godavari River. The one south of the Sriram Sagar is called the Nizam Sagar reservoir, located at a distance of about 144 km north-west of Hyderabad. The second, further south, is the Manjeera Reservoir.

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