Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Balaharuwa Wewa

Balaharuwa Wewa is a reservoir situated in Balaharuwa village in Monaragala District, Sri Lanka. 

History
The breached tank was restored in 1956 (Arumugam, 1969).

The reservoir
The bund of the reservoir is about 4,200 ft. long and the water is extending in an area of about 130 acres at its full supply level (Arumugam, 1969). It has two spills and one sluice (Arumugam, 1969). 

References
1) Arumugam, S., 1969. Water resources of Ceylon: its utilisation and development. Water Resources Board. p.125.

Location Map
This page was last updated on 27 October 2021
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