Kalo Dam, Udala, Mayurbhanj

The Kala dam irrigation has located at Kaptipada in Mayurbhanj District. It is 18 km from Udala town and 55 km away from the nearest railway station Baripada. The purpose of the Kalo Dam is to store water for irrigation. The Dam Kala is a medium Irrigation Project completed in the year 1982. It is built across river Kalo, intercepting a catchment area of 153 sq. km. The River Kalo is the tributary of river Sono in the Budhabalanga basin. The project comprises an earth dam of the homogeneous type having a total length of 2458 m. The beauty of the Dam has enjoyed at the time of Sunrise or Sunset is charming. The serene beauty of the green hills and forests attract Tourist and picnic rush to the spot during winter. Kala dam is one of the most popular tourist places in Baripada, Odisha.