Photos of Doyang Dam build across the Doyang river, Wokha, Nagaland


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Doyang Dam is about an hour drive from Wokha Town, Nagaland along the Wokha-Bhandari Road. Doyang area is a popular tourist destination in Wokha district of Nagaland. And even more so due to the Amur Falcons - Doyang area being one of the roosting site during their migration.


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The scenery around the dam is picturesque. The Doyang river is the biggest river in Nagaland. And undoubtedly, the Doyang dam is also the biggest in Nagaland.

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Doyang Dam Reservoir, Doyang Hydro Electric Project, Dist: Wokha, Nagaland.

Doyang Hydro Electric Project was commissioned in 2000 and has capacity of 75MW. It is still managed by North-Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO).

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During September to November, these hills surrounding Doyang witnesses one of the largest ensemble of migratory birds- the Amur Falcons. Nagaland is also declared as the "Amur Falcon capital of the world".

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Details of the dam in the marble engraved plaque below:

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