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Malampuzha Dam is the largest reservoir in Kerala, located near Palakkad in south India with the scenic hills of the Western Ghats in the background. It is a combination of a masonry dam with a length of 1,849 metres and an earthen dam with a length of 220 metres.[1] The dam is 6,066 feet high and crosses the Malampuzha River, a tributary of Bharathappuzha, Kerala's second longest river. There is a network of two canal systems that serveThe dam project was begun in 1949 and completed in 1955.Dam is the largest reservoir in Kerala, located near Palakkad in south India with the scenic hills of the Western Ghats in the background. It is a combination of a masonry dam with

a length of 1,849 metres and an earthen dam with a length of 220 metres.[1] The dam is 6,066 feet high and crosses the Malampuzha River, a tributary of Bharathappuzha, Kerala's second longest river. There is a network of two canal systems that serveThe dam project was begun in 1949 and completed in 1955.Dam is the largest reservoir in Kerala, located near Palakkad in south India with the scenic hills of the Western Ghats in the background. It is a combination of a masonry dam with a length of 1,849 metres and an earthen dam with a length of 220 metres.[1] The dam is 6,066 feet high and crosses the Malampuzha River, a tributary of Bharathappuzha, Kerala's second longest river. There is a network of two canal systems that serveThe dam project was begun in 1949 and completed in 1955.Dam is the largest reservoir in Kerala, located near Palakkad in south India with the scenic hills of the Western Ghats in the background.

Official name Malampuzha Dam
Location Palakkad District, Kerala
Construction began March 1949
Opening date 9 October 1955
Dam and spillways
Height 115.06 m
Length 2,069 m
Impounds Malampuzha river
Reservoir
Creates Malampuzha Reservoir
Capacity 236.69 cubic metres
Catchment area 147.63 sq. km.

malampuzha Gardan in 1970