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a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

to direct a barrage at

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the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage

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According to Flood Forecasting Division, Indus River was flowing with low floods at Kotri barrage while it flows normal at Guddu and Sukkur barrages.
The Indus River is flowing with low flood at Guddu barrage with inflow of 274200 cusecs while 241200 cusecs outflow was recorded.
Taunsa Barrage downstream flows are likely to drop from 185,098 cusecs (Aug 22) to 135,000 cusecs in the next few days when water flows (60,000 cusecs to 70,000 cusecs) from the Sutlej would fall in the Indus.
Annaram Barrage is named as Saraswathi Barrage and Siripuram Pump House as Saraswathi Pump House.
The project named "Sindh Barrage" is being dubbed as a phenomenal project to address almost all water issues in downstream Kotri Barrage starting from sea intrusion to land erosion in delta, from adverse impact of climate change to loss of wetland habitats, mangroves and marine life, and from non-availability of fresh water for both irrigation and domestic use to mass exodus.
He said water discharge capacity of Head Balloki has been increased due to its restoration and up-gradation and now this barrage has the capacity to discharge 380,000 Cusecs of floodwater.
Consequently, the amount of water losses resulting from irrigation operations at Guddu Barrage in Sindh has reached 28%, which they called 'not conceivable'.
Construction of the Johor River barrage project started in 2013 with an allocation of RM96 million.
The meeting decided to prepare a concept paper for channelizing the River Indus between Guddu and Sukkur barrage for the forthcoming Joint Coordination Committee meeting to be held in being on December 20.
The chief minister said that the concept to channelization of River Indus between the two barrages, Guddu and Sukkur was to reduce water losses, control water logging and salinity and protect the area from breaches.
Secretary Irrigation Jamal Shah briefing the chief minister said that water position has considerably improved at Guddu Barrage and it has been recorded at 81328 cusecs.
Irrigation Secretary Jamal Shah briefing the chief minister said that water position has considerably improved at Guddu Barrage and it has been recorded at 81,328 cusecs.
Le barrage Al Wahda (province province de Ouezzane) a atteint un taux de remplissage de 94,7% durant cette periode, contre 58,9% en glissement annuel (3,3 milliards de m3 contre 2 milliards de m3).
Dans cet entretien express, le Directeur regional des barrages au niveau de l'ANBT, Ali Boutata, annonce que des travaux d'amenagement d'une plage artificielle sur les berges du barrage de Douera a Alger seront prochainement entrepris.