Dam

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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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Rajasekhara Reddy laid the foundation stone for the anicut.
The sluice gate and the anicut across the Yan Oya from where the ancient canal originated would have existed approximately two kilometers upstream from the present bridge across Yan Oya which is situated five kilometers from the Horowupotana town on the Horowupotana Aluthoya road.
He said that the farming community perform a major role in the country's economic development, when the terrorists denied water for the farmers by closing the Mavil Aru anicut, the Government took immediate action to launch against the terrorists and regain Mavil Aru anicut and this operated was stopped only after liberating and unifying the country.
Tenders are invited for Laying of sand bags on u/s, D/s and top of the falling shutters of sangam anicut from 1 to 334 nos to head up of storage at sangam anicut for let out the required discharges to kavali canal and kanupuru canal of sangam mandal of spsr nellore district