Consider the following pairs:

  1. Alamatti Dam: Kaveri River
  2. Nathpa Jhakri Dam: Sutlej River
  3. Tehri Dam: Yamuna

  Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

Alamatti Dam is a hydroelectric project on the Krishna River in North Karnataka, India. The Nathpa Jhakri Dam is a concrete gravity dam on the Satluj River in Himachal Pradesh, India. The primary purpose of the dam is hydroelectric power. The Tehri Dam is the tallest dam in India and one of the tallest in the world. It is a multi-purpose rock and earth-fill embankment on the Bhagirathi River near Tehri in Uttarakhand.

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