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Prakasam Barrage

Prakasam Barrage Rd, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh 523105, India

Dam
Notable Architecture

Prakasam Barrage was constructed by Sir Arthur Cotton in 1957. It is also used as road and connects the Kolkata-Chennai highway. The barrage provides water for the irrigation purpose and over 1.2 million acre of land is irrigated by the dams water.The Barrage is built in a venetian style and consists of around 160 pillars.

Location of Prakasam Barrage