Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Himidurawa Wewa

Himidurawa Wewa is a reservoir situated in Himidurawa village in Ampara District, Sri Lanka. 

History
This tank was constructed during the 1951-1952 period by the Gal Oya Development Board (Arumugam, 1969).

The reservoir
The bund of the reservoir is about 5,000 ft. long and the water is extending in an area of about 275 acres at its full supply level (Arumugam, 1969). It has one spill and two sluices (Arumugam, 1969). It feeds the nearby Konduwaruwana Tank (Arumugam, 1969). 

References
1) Arumugam, S., 1969. Water resources of Ceylon: its utilisation and development. Water Resources Board. p.167.

Location Map
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