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Road sign announcing the Tehri Dam at 2 Km (India)

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 Hydro Power project, go to the Tehri Dam & Lake photo series.

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