Pazhassi Dam

Pazhassi Dam is a dam in Kannur districtKerala. It is constructed across the Valapattanam River near Kuyiloor.[1] It was commissioned by Prime Minister Morarji Desai in 1979. It mainly serves as an irrigation dam, reaching out to most of the Kannur District. The water from this dam also meets the drinking water requirement of Kannur district. It is located 11 km away from the birthplace of legendary king Pazhassi Raja. So the dam is named after him. The dam site and the reservoir are famous for its scenic beauty.[2][3

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