Basanthpur Barrage, Jangir-Champa Dist, Chattishgarh

Basanthpur Barrage, Jangir-Champa Dist, Chattishgarh

Basanthpur Barrage Constructed a barrage across Mahanadi River, Near Basanthpur Village


Basantpur Barrage constructed a barrage across Mahanadi River near Basantpur village of Tehsil Champa in Jangir-Champa dist. C.G. The site is located about 40 Km away from Champa town by road.

Barrage Objective:

The barrage is projected to have a storage capacity of approximately 54 M. cum (1.90 TMC), which will be used to provide water to five neighboring power stations. In addition, it will help conserve water and recharge the groundwater table, which will help meet the water supply needs of the adjacent villages that experience severe water shortages every summer.
Silent Features of Barrage :

Storage capacity proposed 54 Mcum (1.90TMC)
Length of barrage 867.5m
No. river bays 60nos —12x5M
Thickness of pier 2.5m
Crest level +209.500 M
Pond Level +214.500 M
Top level of barrage (Bridge level) +224.875 M
Excavation quantity 12 Lakhs Cum
Concrete quantity 2.4 Lakhs Cum
Gates 60 nos – 12 x 5.3 M
Value of Project 233.53 Crores
Location Basanthpur Village, Near: Champa
State Chhattisgarh
Client Water Resources Division, Janjgir, H.Q. Champa, Chhattisgarh
Award Date February 2011
Completion Date March 2018