From Thekkady Boad Landing to Mullaperiyar
Animals at Thekkady
Elephants at Thekkady
Mullaperiayar Spillway. Spilling water is going to Idukki Reservoyer. There are 13 shutters for this spillway. All these shutters are opened all time. Lot of stones are laid to prevent water spillage in front of these spillway.
Elephants at the reserve forest.
Main dam and spillway
Closer look to the main dam
Main Dam view from inside
Boat and the dam.
Boats at the dam
J Benny Cook.
Face of the Dam. Kerala police is doing security duty here.
Foundation stone. Laid on 1895.
Dam from the top
Back side of the Dam.
Walkway over the dam.
Photos from the top of the dam.
Cable anchoring done by Tamilnadu in 1979.
Evening over the dam.
Periar Tiger Reserve. Sepege water is going this way.
Animals in the Reserve
Sketch of the Dam. Baby dam is built later without official sanction.
Top of the sand dam between baby dam and main dam.
Top of the Baby dam. This is the most weak part in Mullaperiyar Dam.
Back side of Baby Dam.
Elephants at Baby Dam.
Way to the gallery.
Gate Locked for kerala.
Inside view of gallery. There is not enough oxigen to breath inside this gallery.
These cracks are due to the aeging of the Dam.
Swepage water is going through this small path.
Mullaperiyar dam at 115 Feet. What about the cracks.
Cracks to the main wall.
Cracks on the main wall. and the water is entering into the dam.
Cracks Cracks on the wall...
The plaster is gone. Only stones leave. A dam on Bare Stones.
Cracks betwen the stones.
No Plasters in between the stones.
Idukki Dam on a rainy season.
If Idukki dam break the water will raise on the fifth floor of High court building Ernakulam.
High court building at Ernakulam
Mullaperiyar Dam at 1899