Singur Dam, Dams in Telangana, India

Singur Dam

Singur Dam is built for irrigation, hydroelectric and drinking water. This project is located at Singooru village near Sangareddy district in Telangana state, This dam is built on the river Manjira.

This is a major project of drinking water for Hyderabad city. Around 10 tmc ft drinkng water is supplied to Hyderabad city from this reservoir.

Singur dam built inthe year 1998. The storage capacity of Singur dam is 29 Tmcft. It is a most popular tourist destination near Hyderabad.

Name of the Dam       Singur dam
District                        Medak
State                           Telangana
Type of dam                Earthen / Gravity
Nearest City               Sangareddy
Impounds                  Manjira River
Storage Capacity       29 Tmc ft
Purpose                      Irrigation, Hydroelectric and Drinking Water to Hyderabad city
Built year                    1989
Height of the dam      33 meters
Length                        7520 meters
Spillway Gates            17

How to reach Singur dam

Address: Sangareddy, Medak District, Hyderabad, India

Air
Nearest Airport is Rajiv gandhi International Airport.
The distance between Dam to Rajiv gandhi International airport is 100 km.

Train
Nearesr railway station is Zahirabad Railway station , which is around 31 km.

Bus
sangareddy to singur dam 39 km.
97 km from Hyderabad.
Number of TSRTC buses are available from Hyderabad MGBS and JBS to Sangareddy.

Accomdation

Haritha resort is available near the dam. Many luxury hotels available at Sangareddy district.

Singur dam timings

24hrs.

Best time to visit Singur dam

preferred time: 09:00 am – 12:00 pm
Best to visit singur dam only in Jan,Feb, Mar, Oct, Nov, Dec.
Required time to visit Singur Dam: 06:00 hrs.

Ticket price

Free of cost

Busiest days

Tuesday, wednesday and Friday are is Busiest days.

Major attractions at Singur Dam

  • Hydro Power Plant
  • Bidar Fort
  • St. Josephs Cathedral

 

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Sai ram
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Last week I visited the dam with my friends it was amazing

Srinivas
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Best place to visit to enjoy the weekends

Dinesh
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Very useful information

Chitla manohar
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Dams are the “temples of modern India”.They result in generating huge electricity.

Naresh
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It’s time for us to save the potable water in asustainable way in our state, so dams play an important role

Saketh
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Good content

Harika
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The nature around d around the singur dam is awesome

John
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Best place to visit