Hirakud Dam Closes Six More Gates


Sambalpur: The Hirakud Dam authorities closed four more gates on Saturday as the inflow of water decreased. Currently, the floodwaters are being discharged through 18 sluice gates from the reservoir.

The inflow and outflow of floodwater are 3,71,264 and 4,09,383 cusecs per second, respectively.

Earlier in the morning, four gates were closed.

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