Brief Note on Mayurakshi Dam Project

Mayurakshi is a small project with a dam at Massanjore producing some power. It also has barrages on Mayurakshi river and its tributaries.

2.47 lakh hectares of land is being irrigated, out of which some is for Rabi irrigation.

Mayurakshi River is one the main rivers in West Bengal. The Massanjore Dam of Mayurakshi Porject was commissioned in 1955.

External Readings:

1. Mayurakshi River on Wikipedia

-Rahul Chopra.