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  11/30/2016 (8) IAS E-Book sharing center https://www.facebook.com/groups/iasebooksharing/permalink/1759142647635695/ 1/2 SHORTCUTSEXPLORE See more... CREATE  Advert · Page · Group · Event Madhur TripathiNews FeedMessagesPagesGroups 20+ Pages feedOffersPhotos 6 Games 1 EventsBuy and sell groupsSavedShops 20+ IAS E-Book sharin…   IAS E-Book sharing center  Closed group  Joined Search this group Discussion Members Events Videos Photos Files 42,906 members (943 new)See More MEMBERSSUGGESTED MEMBERS Rajashree KamathShilpa RavindranShilpa Shivam Arora DESCRIPTION If you dream big, you can join this group. GROUP TYPE Study group TAGS Indian Administrative Service · Indian PoliceService · Indian Foreign Service · More Groups make it easier than ever to share with friends, family andteammates. ADD MEMBERS Enter name or email address... Add Member Add Member Add Member  CREATE NEW GROUPS Create group See all RECENT GROUP PHOTOS See all SUGGESTED GROUPS SBI CLERK SELECTEDCANDIDATES 2016 1,848 members Join Indranil Naskar  #10_important_rivers_in_India------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ã10. TAPTI Major river in Central India.Origin : Satpura Range, Madhya PradeshDistance Covered : 724 Km.Major Towns along the river : Multai, Nepanagar, Betul and Burhanpur inMadhya Pradesh, Bhusawal in Maharashtra and Surat and Songadh inGujarat.Merge into : Gulf of Cambay of  Arabian Sea, Surat (Gujrat). ã9. NARMADAalso known as Life Line of Madhya PradeshOrigin: narmada Kund, Amarkantak, Madhya PradeshDistance Covered : 1312 Km.Major Towns along the river : Jabalpur (MP), Bharch (Gujarat) Merge : Arabian Sea (Gujarat)ã8. KAVERI Origin : Talakaveri (Western Ghats, Karnataka) Important Tributaries : Amravati, Shemsha, Hemavati. Major Towns along the river : Kushalnagar, Mysuru northern suburbs,Srirangapatna, Karur, Tiruchirapalli (TN), Kumbakonam, Mayiladuthurai,Poompuhar. Distance Covered : 765 Km.Merge : Bay of Bengal.ã7. KRISHNAalso known as Krishnaveni4th largest in India (after the Ganges, Godavari and Brahmaputra).Origin : Mahabaleshwar (Maharashtra)Distance Covered : 1400 KmMajor Towns along the river : Sangali (MH), Konya (MH), Vijaywada (AP) Major Tributaries : Bhima, Paleru, Malaprabha, Tungbhadra. It is a major source of irrigation for Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telanganaand Andhra Pradesh.Major Dam on river : Nagarjun Sagar Dam, Dhom Dam, Narayanpur Dam.The delta of this river is one of the most fertile regions in India and was thehome to ancient Satavahana and Ikshvaku Sun Dynasty kings. Vijayawadais the largest city on the River Krishna.Merge into : Bay of Bengal.ã6. GODAVARI Longest river in Southern India also known as ‘Dakshina Ganga’2nd Largest after Gangus (Ganga)Origin : Tryambakeshwar, Maharashtra Distance : 1465 KmMajor Towns along the river : Rajahmundry (AP), Nashik (MH), Nanded(MH), Nizamabad (AP).States Covered : Maharashtra, Telangana, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh,Puducherry (Yanam). 3 June Share NotificationsChat (Off)Madhur Home  9  8 IAS E-Book sharing center   11/30/2016 (8) IAS E-Book sharing center https://www.facebook.com/groups/iasebooksharing/permalink/1759142647635695/ 2/2   SHORTCUTSEXPLORE See more... 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MAHANADIIt is the major river in Chattisgarh and OdishaUsed in Irrigation and Drinking Purposealso known as The Ruin of Orrisa. (Devastating flood over the years butbefore the construction of HIRAKUND DAM)Source : Sihawa, Dhamtari, Dandakaranya, Chhattisgarh.Distance Covered : 858 Km.Major Cities on River : Cuttak, Sambalpur.ã4. INDUSalso known as Sindhu River Pakistan has 93%, India has 5% and China has 2% share of this river. Origin : Tibetan Plateau. Flows through : The LadakhEntered into : PakistanDistance Covered : 3180 KmMajor Cities : Leh, Sukur, Hyderabad (Pakistan). Major Tributaries : Balram river, Beas, Chenab, Dras, Gilgit, Jhelum, Ravi,Satluj.Merges into : Arabian Sea.ã3. BRAHMPUTRAalso called as Tsangpo-Brahmaputra Origin : Angsi Glacier (Tibet) Entered from : Arunachal Pradesh to Assam.Distance Covered : 2900 Km.Major Cities : Dibrugarh (Assam), Guwahati. Another name : Jamuna (Bengali), Tsangpo (Tibet), Pinyin or YarlungZangbo (China).Merges into : Padma river of Bangladesh.ã2. YAMUNA also known as JamunaOrigin : Yamunotri Glaciers (Himalaya) 70% of water to Delhi from Yamuna. Tajmahal is situated on the banks of it. Major Cities : Etawah (UP), Auraiya (UP), Mathura, New Delhi.States Covered : Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana,DelhiMajor Tributaries : Hanuman Ganga, Sharda, Chambal Merges into : Ganga, Allahbad (It is the longest river in India which doesnot directly flow to the sea).ã1. GANGAOrigin : Gangotri (Himalaya)Distance Covered : 2525Km.Third Largest River in the world.Major Cities : Patliputra, Kashi, Allahbad, Varanasi, Kolkata, Badrinath,Haridwar, Kanpur, Patna, Farrukhabad, Fatehgarh, Kannauj, Chakeri. It had also created the World’s Largest DELTA in West Bengal –Sundarban Delta.Major Tributaries : Gomti, Ghaghra, Tamsa, Yamuna, Koshi. Merges into bay of bengal 4   4 An admin turned off commenting for this post. LikeChat (Off)Madhur Home  9  8 IAS E-Book sharing center 
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