ruins of submerged village - tehri dam lake (india)

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ruins of submerged village - tehri dam lake (india)

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.­

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April 24, 2013
Unnamed Road, Kail Bagi, Uttarakhand 249121, India