Girija-Barrage

Girija-Barrage

Girija-Barrage

Location Situated 9 km downstream from Bichhia Railway Station & 16 km from the International Nepal Border of Bahraich district.
Ideal time to visit Throughout the year
How to reach By Road- from Lucknow via Bahraich to Bichhia & then to Barrage
By Rail- Nearest railhead is Bichhia which is located on Gonda-Bahraich Branch Railway line (Meter Gauge) of NER, while Gonda is situated on main NER Railway line from Lucknow to Gorakhpur

The Girija Barrage, built across the Ghaghara River, diverts the water of Ghaghara into lower Sarda Barrage (built across by River Sarda) by a link canal of 28 km in length. Sarda & Saryu Canal get water from here (Sarda Sahayak Project). The link canal originating from the Girija Barrage is named as Chaudhari Charan Singh Kisan Link Canal.

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