Tlawng Dam

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Tlawng Dam
Tlawng Dam is located in Mizoram
Tlawng Dam
Location of Tlawng Dam
Country India
Location Lungleng
Coordinates 23°38′10.77″N 092°39′04.38″E / 23.6363250°N 92.6512167°E / 23.6363250; 92.6512167Coordinates: 23°38′10.77″N 092°39′04.38″E / 23.6363250°N 92.6512167°E / 23.6363250; 92.6512167
Status Proposed
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Embankment, rock-fill
Impounds Tlawng River
Height 123 m (404 ft)
Length 245 m (804 ft)
Elevation at crest 243 m (797 ft)
Spillway type Chute spillway
Spillway capacity 4,825 m3/s (170,393 cu ft/s)
Total capacity 42,500,000 m3 (34,455 acre·ft)
Active capacity 22,680,000 m3 (18,387 acre·ft)
Catchment area 925 km2 (357 sq mi)
Normal elevation 240 m (787 ft)
Power station
Turbines 2 x 22.5 MW Francis-type
Installed capacity 55 MW

Tlawng Dam, is a proposed rock-fill dam on the Tlawng River near Lungleng, 25 km from Aizawl, in the state of Mizoram in India.[1] A memorandum of understanding was signed between the Mizoram Government and Shyam Century Ferrous on 10 August 2012.[2]


  1. ^ D. DATTA. "Tlawng HE Report". Punjab State Power Corporation. Retrieved 13 August 2012. 
  2. ^ Lalfakzuala. "Bairabi Dam Project 80MW leh TLAWNG HEP 55MW TAN MOU ZIAKFEL". DIPR Mizoram. Retrieved 13 August 2012.