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In that Gallery  maintained the posters of  district map,taluk wise village map,details of mettur

dam,land tax we may see the instruments used for scaling area of land.

Mettur Dam

is one of the largest dams in India built in 1934. It was constructed in a gorge, where the

Kaveri River enters the plains. It provides irrigation facilities to parts of Salem, the length of Erode,

Namakkal, Karur, Tiruchirappali and Thanjavur district for 271,000 acres (110,000 ha) of farm land.