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Performance and Development Effectiveness of the Sardar Sarovar Project


  • Tata Institue of Social Sciences TISS


The study was undertaken with the objective to review and analyse the costs and benefits of the Sardar Sarovar Dam at this stage, when efforts are being made to complete the last leg of the dam, raising height from 121.92 m to 138.68 m (and 141.21 m when the water is overflowing).

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  • Tata Institue of Social Sciences TISS, 2009. "Performance and Development Effectiveness of the Sardar Sarovar Project," Working Papers id:1983, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:1983
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    dams; sardar sarovar; financial; social; livelihoods; costs; benefits; displacements of people; India; Narmada; drining water;

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