ruins of submerged village - tehri dam reservoir (india)

ruins of submerged village - tehri dam reservoir (india), artificial lake, bhilangna valley, dead trees, tehri lake, water

Ruins of one of the many villages submerged by the Tehri Reservoir (India)

See a wider view with the Tehri lake.

The Tehri Dam was (and still is) a very controversial project, as it flooded two valleys resulting in the destruction of numerous villages and a town (Tehri), all now submerged, and forced the relocation of about 100,000 people.­

For more photos and info about the controversial Tehri Dam Hydro Power project, go to the Tehri Dam & Lake photo series.

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Tehri Dam & Artificial Lake (India) India 2013
Unnamed Road, Kail Bagi, Uttarakhand 249121, India