kalpasar is a mega engineering project which is envisaged to be built across the gulf of khambat for irriation, tidal power generation, water stored is used for drinking, domestic and irrigation purpose.
Acute water Scarcity
SCENARIO OF WATER SCARCITY
WHAT IS KALPASAR ?
'KALPASAR' MEANS A LAKE THAT FULFILLS
ALL THE WISHES. THE WORD ORIGINATES
FROM HINDU MYTHOLOGICAL 'KALPA VRIKSHA’
- WISHING TREE.
THE KALPASAR PROJECT ENVISAGES BUILDING
A DAM ACROSS THE GULF OF KHAMBAT FOR
GENERATING TIDAL POWER AND FOR
ESTABLISHING A HUGE RESERVOIR FOR FRESH
WATER FOR IRRIGATION, DRINKING AND
LOCATION OF THE PROPOSED PROJECT
Technical Planning &
TECHNICAL PLANNING :
Water Quality and Availability
Impact on Mangrooves and Marine life
LOCATION OF BOREHOLES AND
GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY LINES
Dam with top
width of 35 m
South Gujarat /
Mumbai by 225
RAIL AND ROAD TRANSPORT
Reduces distance by 225 km
2 ) Dholera
High Tide Low Tide
KALPASAR will provide about 10 times area than the
Rotterdam port, which handles cargo of 32.8 crore tonnes
annually and generates Rs. 31,000 crores per year.
Nature Of the Rock
Nature Of Surface
CHALLENGES FACED BY
Kalpasar is “BIG BEYOND LIMITS”
This project will make Gujarat a „Dreamland‟ if
implemented with dedication and without corruption
giving massive benefits in all the respects.
Special Thanks To..
Dr. Anil Kane –Founder of the idea of the Kalpasar project
(Member Study group for kalpasar)
Mr. U. K. Sarvaiya –Chief Engineer (Narmada and Water
Mr. D. M. Pancholi –Superintending Engineer (Central Design
Mr. H. P. Desai - Superintending Engineer (Gujarat Electricity
Haskoning Group Of consultants, Netherland (Surveyor of all
Gujarat government for initiating the beneficial kalpasar project