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Joysagar Tank

Joysagar Tank, Joysagar, Assam 785665

Lake/ River/ Pond
Man-made Structures- Other

Joysagar is a man-made lake that has historical significance. It was made by Swargadeo Rudra Singha, an Ahom king in the memory of his mother in the year 1697. Covering an area of 318, this is one of the largest man-made lakes in India. It is also the largest one constructed by the Ahom kings in Assam. Joysagar becomes home to hundreds of migratory birds during winters and bird watching is an important activity during this time.

Location of Joysagar Tank