Gangrel Dam situated at Dhamtari City Near Durg, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
Gangrel Dam is situated at 13 KM distance from Dhamtari city, built on Mahanadi River. Gangrel dam helps in irrigation of the areas of Dhamtari, Raipur and Durg. The power generation from the water produced is 10 MW. Gangrel Dam is also supplies water to Bhilai Steel Plant and new capital city Raipur. The coordinates are 20°37’1″N 81°34’12″E. Gangrel Dam, also known as the R.S. Sagar Dam. It is the longest dam in Chhattisgarh. This dam supplies year round irrigation, which gives the provision for farmers to harvest two crops per year.
The visitors with their family and friends can plan a trip to this exciting place. The accommodation facility is also good as resort location is very nice. The rooms at the resort give the awesome view of the dam. Water rides and water sports activities are also present which are the main attraction of the place. It is the best relaxing getaway for a weekend. An ideal location in Chhattisgarh which offers visual treats with the beautiful sprawling gardens right on the dam. People can also enjoy the boat ride.