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Khodiyar Water Resources Project
Location Vill. : Dhari, Ta. Dhari,Dist : Amreli
Purpose Irrigation
River Shetrunji
Area of catchment 383 km2
Mean annual runoff in the catchment 42 Mm3
Mean annual rainfall 685 mm
Year of completion 1967
Type  Earthen & Masonry
Bed Rock Basalt
Maximum height above the
lowest point of foundation
36.27 m
Length at the top of the dam 497m 
Total Volume Content:
Concrete -
Masonry 0.017 Mm3
Earthwork 0.15 Mm3
Area at full reservoir level 6.16 Km2
Gross storage capacity  32.22  Mm3
Effective storage capacity 32.22 Mm3
Area under submergence
a) Forest b) Waste land c) Culturable
a)  Nil b)  466.44 ha c)  200.42 ha
No. of villages under submergence 2 Partial
Type Ogee
Length 102  m
Energy dissipater Roller bucket
Maximum discharge  2409 m3/s
Type, Nos. and  size of gate Radial, 9 (9.14 m x 6.10 m)
Length of canal 9 km
Capacity 6.29 m3/s
Gross command area 11607 ha
Culturable command area 9864  ha
Villages under command
a) District b) Taluka c) No. of villages
Amreli Dhari 20
  Total 20
Estimated cost Rs. 187.67 lacs

Name of Scheme District Rock type encountered at the dam site
Khodiyar Amreli Basalt
Irrigated Area in Last Five Years
Year Irrigated Area in ha
2008-09 5460
2009-10 0
2010-11 0
2011-12 5121
2012-13 0
Name of scheme River Village Taluka Dist. Catchment Area (Sq.Kms) Yield (MCM) Maximum observed flood (Cumecs)
Gujarat Other Maximum Average
Khodiyar Shentruji Dhari Dhari Amareli 384 - - 42.47 100.37

Date Crest R.L. (M.) F.R.L. (M) H.F.L. (M) Top of Dam R.L.(M) Gross Capacity at F.R.L. (MCM) Dead storage (MCM) Live storage (MCM) Lenth of Spillway (M)
27/07/2008 196.59 202.68 202.68 207.57 29.94 - 29.94 248

Type of Spillway Details of Gates Lenth of Auxilary Spillway (M) Left Bank Canal Right Bank Canal Year of Completion
Types Nos. Lenth K.M. Discharge Capacity (Cumecs) Length K.M. Discharge Capacity (Cumecs)
- Radial 9.144X6.10 9   - - 28.33 1.47 1968

G.C.A. (Ha) C.C.A. (Ha) Maximum Irrigation
Year Area
850 9864 - -