Project Plan of the Rajghat Dam
The project was planned in a way that it will provide irrigation to 1,210 square kilometers in Madhya Pradesh and 1,380 square kilometers of land in Uttar Pradesh. The usable capacity of the powerhouse is approximately 45 MW (3 x 15 MW). The costs and the benefits of the project are to be shared by these two States equally.
Matatila Dam Project, Dhukwan and Parichha Weirs are the existing projects on the downstream. Therefore, Rajghat Dam Project shall serve as parent storage for irrigation requirements in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh through a cascade of waterfalls and other hydraulic structures in the downstream of River Betwa.
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