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No strong Showers in the Coimbatore city, yet, dams overflow: people suffer – 26th July 2020

By on 26th July 2021 0 62 Views

Waterbodies and dams in Coimbatore are fast filling up due to heavy showers in the catchments areas of Western Ghats as told by TOI

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Coimbatore Dams

The dams that surround CBE areas are

1. The Siruvani dam – Major source of water for the city.

2. Aliyar Dam – Pollachi, Aliyar dam is important Aliyar dam is the most important reservoir in Parambikulam- Aliyar Project.

3. Sholayar Dam – When it fills the excess water will be turned to Kerala.

Though the city lacks rain the dams and catchment areas overflow. People residing in those areas suffer a lot.

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