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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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10 crores in 2015 from India Angel Network (IAN) lead by Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Saurabh Shristava and Ashvin Chadha (co-founder Anicut Capital) at a Rs.
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.
Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated the Narasapuram anicut (dam made in a stream for maintaining and regulating irrigation), built across the Sarada river on Wednesday.
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.