Telaiya Dam is the first Dam and Electric power station constructed by Damodar Valley Corporation across Barakar River, in Koderma district. Telaiya Dam was opened in 1953. Telaiya Dam is constructed on upper regions of Barakar River. Telaiya Dam is famous for bathing, boating and fishing. Telaiya Dam is used in producing Electricity. There is a railway bridge over Telaiya Dam. People go to celebrate picnic on 25 Dec and 1st Jan. People likes to go to celebrate picnic on 25 December and 1st January. The People uses that Telaiya Dam’s water for Irrigation.
How to reach:-
Nearest airport is at Ranchi, Jharkhand. The nearest railway station is Koderma railway station. Private/State buses, taxis are available to reach Telaiya Dam.