List of important river valley projects in India–

Bhakra Nangal Project — On Satluj in Punjab. Highest in India. Ht 226m. Reservoir is called Gobind Sagar Lake.
Mandi Project — On Beas in Himachal Pradesh.
Chambal Valley Project — On Chambal in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
3 dams are there: Gandhi Sagar Dam, Rana Pratap Sagar Dam and Jawahar Sagar Dam.
Damodar Valley Project — On Damodar in Bihar. Based on Tennessee Valley Project, USA.
Hirakud — On Mahanadi in Odisha. World’s longest dam: 4801 m.
Rihand — On Son in Mirzapur. Reservoir is called Govind Vallabh Pant reservoir.
Kosi Project — On Kosi in N. Bihar.
Mayurakashi Project — On Mayurakashi in West Bengal.


Kakrapara Project — On Topi in Gujarat.
Nizamsagar Project — On Manjra in Andhra Pradesh.
Nagarjuna Sagar Project — On Krishna in Andhra Pradesh.
Tungabhadra — On Tungabhadra in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
Shivasamudram Project — On Cauvery in Karnataka (India’s Oldest)
Tata Hydel Scheme — On Bhima in Maharashtra.
Sharavathi Hydel Project — On Jog Falls in Karnataka.
Kundah & Periyar Project — In Tamil Nadu.
Farakka Project — On Ganga in West Bengal. Apart from power and irrigation it helps to remove silt for easy navigation.
Ukai Project — On Tapti in Gujarat.
Mahi Project — On Mahi in Gujarat.
Salal Project — On Chenab in Jammu and Kashmir.
Mata Tila Multipurpose Project — On Betwa in Uttar Pradesh & Madhya Pradesh.
Thein Project — On Ravi, Punjab.
Pong Dam — On Beas, Punjab.