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Ghee Water Resources Project
Location Vill. :Khambhalia,  Ta.:Khambhalia , Dist. : Jamnagar
Purpose Irrigation
River Ghee
Area of catchment 130 km2
Mean annual rainfall 457 mm
Year of completion 1953
Type Earthen
Bed Rock Basalt
Maximum height above the
lowest point of foundation
17 m
Length at the top of the dam  1463 m, sub. dam 572 m 

Name of Scheme District Rock type encountered at the dam site
Ghee Jamnagar Basalt
Area at full reservoir level 3.98 Km2
Gross storage capacity 13.84 Mm3
Effective storage capacity 12.70 Mm3
Area under submergence
a) Forest b) Waste land c) Culturable
a) Nil b)   110  ha c)    288 ha
No. of villages under submergence 3 partial,
Estimated cost Rs. 29.24  lacs

Type Chute spillway
Length 107 m
Energy dissipater Stilling basin
Maximum discharge 671 m3/s
Type, Nos. and  size of gate Ungated
Length of canal 11.26  km
Capacity 1.50   m3/s
Gross command area 2833  ha
Culturable command area 2566  ha

Villages under command
a) District b) Taluka c) No. of villages
Jamnagar Khambhalia 4
  Total 4
Irrigated Area in Last Five Years :
Year Irrigated area in Ha.
2008-09 0
2009-10 550
2010-11 657
2011-12 458
2012-13 0