Kalpsar project envisages to harness water of seven rivers flowing in the project report (DPR) of its ambitious Kalpsar project by the year end. Gujarat government said viability of Kalpasar Dam project was not clear. Government of Gujarat has already spent Rs crore in the last. From: HDPgmail Date: Thu, Aug 9, at PM Subject: Shri. Narendra Modi’s Kalpsar project Kalpasar as a prospective water.

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The study done by National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management, Chennai and Space Applications Centre Ahmedabad, concluded, “The coastal regions under very high risk category are projeft the north western parts of the Gulf of Khambhat, the northernmost parts of the Gulf of Kachchh and western parts of the Kachchh coast. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter.

Retrieved 29 May Anil Kane, who conceptualised it in 80s as a feasible project. Kalpsar project DPR likely by year end. Refrain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks, name calling or inciting hatred against any community.

Kalpasar to take at least 20 years, if found feasible | Ahmedabad News – Times of India

In a bid to find an alternate source to meet its drinking water needs, the Gujarat government is hopeful of shaping up the detailed project report DPR of its ambitious Kalpsar project by the year end.

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Retrieved 29 June Retrieved 23 March Meanwhile, the government has already spent more than Rs crore, with Rs crore being spent in the last five years, to chase the dream. We have sent you a verification email. Feasibility studies are going on, and it may take another three to five years for the government to decide whether the ambitious, Rs kalpasaf, crore at rates can be taken prroject.


Retrieved from ” https: India portal Water portal Renewable energy portal. New parking policy soon. Old woman gets trapped in cage placed for leopards in Tapi Kalpasar to take at least 20 years, if found feasible. Let’s work together to keep the conversation civil. We have sent you a verification email.

This project, will resolve four vital problems of the State of Gujarat which are water, electrical power, road-rail transport and development of ports.

Despite that, the government has already spent Rs Read Post a comment. In accordance with this project, a mega fresh water reservoir will be constructed on the upstream side of the dam by impounding the surplus waters kalapsar numerous rivers. Login from existing account Facebook Google Email.

Youth drugged, robbed on Ashram Road. Real facts of the incident revealed The stored waters are to be used for irrigation, domestic and industrial water requirements in the Saurashtra region. Do You Like This Story?

Gujarat government unclear on Kalpasar Dam project after spending crores

Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments. The Kalpasar Project envisages building a kalpaar km dam across the Gulf of Khambat in India for establishing a huge fresh water coastal reservoir for irrigationdrinking and industrial purposes. In addition to fresh water storage and tidal power generation, Kalpasar also aims at land reclamation, transportation improvements and fisheries development. To verify, just follow the link in the message.

Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. The latest report of the Kalpasar department states that 21 out of 43 required surveys have been completed, and the remaining 22 studies will take another three to five years, at least. Read Post a comment. Gujarat government admitted in State Assembly today that despite spending Rs The project was arguably as ambitious as the Narmada Dam project if not more.


Featured Today In Travel. The idea for the Kalpsar project was mooted by water experts in the s and around 43 studies have been conducted so far to look into the project’s feasibility, environmental and financial impact and other aspects. Work on the project was inaugurated by Narendra Modi in In the reservoir the runoff from SabarmatiMahiDhadar and Narmada will be stored, together with the waters from the Saurashtra rivers discharging into the Gulf of Khambhat.

Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. The challenge was building the dam in the sea. Old woman gets trapped in cage placed for leopards in Tapi According to a pre-feasibility report of the project, the cost was estimated at Rs 53, crore base year in which the tidal power component was of Rs 33, crore.

The purpose was to arrest the waste of waste that happens when it flows from the rivers to the sea. The state is likely to face a water crisis this summer apparently due to its over dependence on the Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river. Spending began in earnest inbut no work has started amid questions about feasibility. The report concluded that, assuming sound foundation conditions, the closure of the Gulf was technically feasible. Due to less rainfall in catchment areas of the Narmada river, Gujarat is staring at a water crisis this summer as it has got only 45 per cent of water in the Sardar Sarovar Dam than what it gets in normal monsoon years.

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