This dam was constructed during 1947-1953 on Shahzad river. This is 'one the EARLIEST Dam constructed in India using Siphon Technology'. Dams constructed using Siphon technology allows automatic release of water once the water in the reservoir reached at danger mark, which further prevent the damage of Dam and subsequently caters the need of Irrigation of multiple crop in the region and water supply and others.This Dam ahsa small Island in the middle which gives really nice landscape to this mighty water body. Lalitpur District (U.P) have maximum no. of Dams in the State.