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As the greater part of the share of water (11.36 MAF) is to be utilized by the major project, a separate department named the Narmada Valley Development Department (N.V.D.D) was setup by the Govt. of M.P. in 1981 for the development of water recourses of the Narmada, by major project. Few major projects already implemented were retained Water Recourses Department.
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There are many fables about the origin of the Narmada. According to one of them, once Lord Shiva, the Destroyer of the universe, meditated so hard that he started perspiring. Shiva's sweat accumulated in a tank and started flowing in the form of a river - the Narmada. Another legend has it that two teardrops that fell from the eyes of Lord Brahma, the Creator of the universe, yielded two rivers-the Narmada and the some.
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