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|Dam and spillways|
|Type of dam||Embankment, rock-fill|
|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)|
|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.
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India, also known as the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh largest country by area and with more than 1.3 billion people, it is the second most populous country and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives, while its Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.
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