Saung dam project will be built to supply drinking water to Dehradun
The displacement policy for the construction of the Saung Dam was approved at a meeting of the state cabinet here on Monday under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, an official source said.
The dam would also increase the ground water level and the project would supply 150 MLD (million liters per day) drinking water to a population of 10 lakh.
Apart from this, the cabinet also approved the supplementary budget of Rs 4,867 crore.
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