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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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Last January, NIA approved the construction of the project as part of the Bulo earthfill dam and its appurtenant structures which will be built by Nueva Ecija-based Lorenzo Construction and Development Corp.
Phase 2 includes construction of a new and larger dam downstream of the existing earthfill dam to provide increased reservoir capacity for municipal water supply.
On the Snobar river near the north western port town of Lattakia, work will start soon on the Al Thawra earthfill dam to store up to 65m cubic metres and allow the irrigation of 10,500 hectares.