Small hydel power scheme, 2 x 1.75 MW on Swarnmukhi River. At Seethanagaram anicut, near Venkatabhairavapuram Village, Makkuva Mandal, Vizianagarm District, Andhra Pradesh StateThe Seethanagaram Anicut small hydro-electric project is proposed near Venkatabhairipuram Village, Makkuva Mandal in Vizianagaram District. The proposed project site is situated at a distance of about 17 Kms. from Bobbili town and is about 10 Kms downstream of the existing Vengalaraya Sagar reservoir project. The surplus releases from the Seethanagaram Anicut will only be utilized for power production at the proposed Seethanagaram small hydro-electric project. It is a run of the river project utilizing the differential head due to the existing Anicut. The rated design discharge is 35.00 cumecs for the scheme and 17.50 cumecs for each vertical full Kaplan turbine. The rated head for the scheme is 11.45 mtr and two units of 1.75 MW are proposed.
The developer is M/s Tungapadu Power Private Limited.