Jharkhand: PM Modi to inaugurate Mandal dam, lay foundation stone for five irrigation projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Rs 2,391.36 crore Mandal dam that will provide irrigation to 19,604 hectare in Palamau and Garhwa districts. The Mandal dam, work on which began in 1972, but has been stalled since 1993, will be built on North Koel river under Barwadih block in Latehar district, an official release said.

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