Kandula Obula Reddy Gundlakamma Reservoir Project is formed across Gundlakamma river near Chinnamallavaram Village of Maddipadu Mandal in Prakasam District. The reservoir consists of earthen dam for a length of 5.699 km, 227 meters long spillway with 15 Nos. Vertical gates of each vent 12.0×8.30 mtrs size and crest level of +16.38 M for a maximum flood discharge of 2,72,000 cusecs.
It is envisaged to utilize 12.845 TMC of water to provide irrigation facilities to 62,368 Ac in Khariff and 80,060 Ac in Rabi seasons in 6 Mandals of Prasakam District besides providing drinking water facility to 2.56 Lakh population in 43 villages enroute Canals and Ongole town. Two irrigation canals viz. right canal takes off@ KM 3.785 of right bund for a length of 27.26 Km to feed an ayacut of 28,000 acres and left canal takes off @ KM 0.900 of left bund for a length of 21.975 km to feed an ayacut of 52,060 acres.
Timings of Gundlakamma Reservoir
07:00AM To 6:00PM
How to reach Gundlakamma Reservoir
By Ari: Tirupati AirPort To Ongole 252 Km,
By Train: Tirupati To Ongole 262.8 Km,
By Bus: Ongole To Gundlapalli 24.2 Km
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Gundlakamma Reservoir, Gundlapalli Village, Prakasam District – 523211, Andhra Pradesh, India.
AP Official Website for Gundlakamma Reservoir
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