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Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

Sriram Sagar Project, Telangana, India

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About Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

The Pochampadu Project, also known as the Sri Rama Sagar Project, is an Indian flood-flow project on the Godavari River. The Project is located in Nizamabad district, The Pochampadu Project basically acts as the reservoir for the Sri Rama Sagar Dam. Sriramsagar is an irrigation project across river Godavari in Telangana to serve irrigational needs in Karimnagar, Warangal, Adilabad, Nalgonda, and Khammam districts. It also provides drinking water to Warangal city. There is a hydroelectric plant w


Attractions near Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

Nizamabad Fort43.65km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

This is a fort built in the 10th century by Rashtrakuta kings and is situated in the southwest of the city. There is a Jagannath temple on top of the fort and is a tourist attraction and religious place for Hindu devotees.

Dichpally Ramayalam44.74km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

This is a lord Rama temple located at Nizamabad  built in 14th century. Temple was built of black and white basalt stone, with the finest architecture and excellent craftsmanship of goddesses, animals, devils and Khajuraho style erotic structures on it. This ancient temple has awesome sculpture with extremely beautiful carvings on temple walls, ceilings, pillars, and door frames.

Ali Sagar Dam46.7km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

Alisagar is a park, tourist attraction and an irrigation project which is located in Nizamabad. The park was opened by the Nizam of Hyderabad in 1928. The forest spread along with the summer house, well laid out gardens, an island and hilltop guest house make it a favored getaway. Adding to the attraction is the deer park and facilities for trekking and water sports.

Kadem Dam49.68km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

It is located across Kadam River, a tributary of Godavari River which enters Telangana from Maharashtra. The dam is located at the confluence of Kadam River into Godavari. The dam’s main purpose is to irrigate close to 25000 hectares in Adilabad district.

Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary Tiger Reserve71.14km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

This is a wildlife sanctuary located in the Adilabad district. Govt of India declared Kawal wildlife sanctuary as Tiger Reserve in 2012. The reserve is the oldest sanctuary in the northern Telangana region of the state. It is well known for its abundant Flora and Fauna.

Komaram Bheem Statue94.86km from Sriram Sagar Project (Pochampad DAM)

Komaram Bheem was a tribal leader who faught against Asaf Jhahi Dynasty for the liberation of Hyderabad. His statue is located in the Asifabad district. This statue says about the independence of Hyderabad.

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The District derived its name as Nizamabad (Nizam-a-Abadi) from the Nizam of Hyderabad Asaf Jahi, VI who had ruled Deccan during the 18th century A.D.