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Mayurakshi Dam

India, 1959 (MIFF 1961, Programme 6)

Director: N. K. Issar

With its source in the Santhal Paraganas, the Mayurakshi river flows through Birbhurn and Murshidabad in West Bengal This film tells the story of the harnessing of the river and of the part played by Canada, under the Colombo Plan, in aiding the construction of the dam.

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