Thumbe Vented Dam
The vented dam is situated at Thumbe and is called Thumbe vented dam. The Thumbe vented dam is the only source of drinking water for Mangaluru (Mangalore) city and surrounding areas. The height of the new vented dam is 12 M, water could be stored up to 7 M. The new dam has 30 vents (through which water flows) and 29 piers.
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