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Shreyas Sharma

Shreyas Sharma

Asked on 8 January, 2019

Which world record did Polavaram Dam break?

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Polavaram Dam broke the world record of pouring the largest continuous concrete within 24 hours- i.e., of 32,100 cubic meters of concrete. Therefore, it also gained an entry in Guinness World Records for the largest continuous concrete pour.

Vihaan Bhatnagar

Vihaan Bhatnagar

Asked on 8 January, 2019

Where is Polavaram Dam?

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Polavaram Dam is being constructed at the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh in India.

Arjun Gavde

Arjun Gavde

Asked on 8 January, 2019

Why is Polavaram Dam constructed?

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Polavaram Dam is touted as the lifeline of Andhra Pradesh and will help the state in its existing water crisis. The project will supply 7.32 tmc of drinking water to Visakhapatnam and 16.12 tmc of water for industrial purposes.

Reyansh Pillai

Reyansh Pillai

Asked on 8 January, 2019

How much has Andhra Pradesh government spent on construction of Polavaram Dam.

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Andhra Pradesh government has spent a total of Rs. 15, 380.97 crore on the construction of the project.

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