ruins of submerged village - tehri dam lake (india)


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

View a close-up photo of the village ruins.­

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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