• Kallanai Dam in Tiruchi

    Kallanai Dam in Tiruchi

    Kallanai Dam in Tiruchi Kallanai is the pride of Tamizan as it is only dam in the planet that has been functioning for more than 2000 years. It is situated in Tiruchirapalli district of Tamil Nadu and attracts lots of tourists due to its strong architecture and impressive engineering structure. Kallanai Dam is known as the Grand Anicut of India and is the fourth oldest dam built by King Karikala Cholan over the Cauvery River. The main reason to build the dam was to divert the water to delta regions for irrigation purpose. Over centuries this dam is still serving the state with a blissful life by providing water to…