Deduru Oya Dam

The Deduru Oya Dam is an embankment dam built across the Deduru River in of . Built in 2014, the primary purpose of the dam is to retain approximately a billion cubic metres of water for irrigation purposes, which would otherwise flow out to sea.
Latitude
7.7172° or 7° 43' 1.9" north
Longitude
80.2797° or 80° 16' 47.1" east
Open Location Code
6MV2P78H+VV
Open­Street­Map ID
way 303804100
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Deduru Oya
  • Persian: سد دودورو اویا
  • Sinhala: දැදුරු ඔය ජලාශය

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