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Which of the following is a stone masonry dam?

(a) Bhakra dam

(b) Nagarjuna Sagar Dam

(c) Hirakud dam

(d) Tehri dam

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The above asked question is from Important Dams of India in division General and Particular Dams of Irrigation Engineering

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Right option is (b) Nagarjuna Sagar Dam

To explain I would say: Hirakud dam is a composite dam of earth, concrete, and stone-built across the Mahanadi River in Odisha. Bhakra Dam is a concrete gravity dam built across Sutlej River in Himachal Pradesh. Tehri Dam is a rock and earth-fill embankment dam in Uttarakhand.

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