The Taliban has captured Afghanistan’s second-biggest dam after months of fierce fighting on 6th May 2021. Dahla Dam, which provides irrigation to farmers via a network of canals as well as drinking water for the provincial capital, was now under Taliban control.
About Dahla Dam
The Dahla Dam, also known as Arghandab Dam, is located in Kandahar Province of Afghanistan. Dahla Dam Constructed in 1952, it is said to be the second largest dam in Afghanistan.
Sources : The Hindu