Two More Sluice Gates Of Hirakud Dam Opened


Sambalpur: The Hirakud Dam authorities on Monday opened two more sluice gates of the reservoir to release excess floodwater to the downstream of Mahanadi river.

Currently, the water is being discharged through 7 sluice gates of the reservoir.

Taking note of heavy inflow of water into the Hirakud reservoir due to incessant downpour in the upper catchment of Mahanadi river, the dam authorities have opened the gates.

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