Which is the longest and shortest river in India
Longest River in India: Ganges: 2525 kmNarmada River: 1312 km.
Krishna River: 1300 km.
Indus River: 3180 km.
Brahmaputra River: 2900 km.
Mahanadi River: 890 km.
Kaveri River: 800 km.
Tapti River: 724 km.
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Which is longer Ganga or Brahmaputra
The Ganges is the longest river in India if we consider the total distance covered by a river within India. Two major rivers of the Indian subcontinent – Brahmaputra and Indus – are longer than the Ganges in total length.
Which state of India has no river
List of Indian States That Have The Least Number of Rivers.S.No.States With Least Numbers of Rivers1Haryana2Manipur3Tripura4Uttarakhand1 more row•Apr 19, 2011
Which is the longest river in Asia
Yangtze RiverYangtze River, Chinese (Pinyin) Chang Jiang or (Wade-Giles romanization) Ch’ang Chiang, longest river in both China and Asia and third longest river in the world, with a length of 3,915 miles (6,300 km).
Which country has most rivers
RussiaRussia (36 Rivers) Russia is the largest country in the world, so it seems apt that it also possess the most rivers over 600 miles in length. Arguably the most important is the Volga River, recognized as the cradle of Russian civilization and the location of Kazan and Volgograd, among other major cities.
Which is the smallest river
Roe RiverThe Roe River is recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s shortest river. The Roe flows 200 feet between Giant Springs and the Missouri River near Great Falls. The Roe River competes with the D River in Lincoln City, Oregon for the title of the shortest river.
Which is oldest dam in India
Kallanai DamKallanai Dam / Grand Anicut, India It still serves the people of Tamilnadu, India. The dam was constructed by King Karikala Chola of the Chola Dynasty in the 2nd century AD. The dam is located on the River Kaveri, approximately 20km from the city of Tiruchirapalli.
Which is the longest bridge in India
Bhupen Hazarika SetuThis 19-km long four-lane bridge to be built at a cost of Rs 5,000 crore once completed will be double the length of the current longest bridge in the country—the 9.15 km long Dhola–Sadiya Bridge, also referred to as the Bhupen Hazarika Setu, over Brahmaputra river.
Which river has highest run off in India
GangaGanga and Brahmaputra basins have about 46% of the total replenishable water in India….Among the river basins of the country the largest run off is:The Ganga basin.The Brahmaputra basin.The Godavari basin.The Indus basin.
What is the youngest river
Roe RiverThe Roe River is only 201 feet (61 m) long at its longest constant point, and had been named as the World’s Shortest River by the Guinness book of World Records before Guinness eliminated the shortest river category….Roe RiverCountryUnited StatesStateMontanaCountyCascade CountyPhysical characteristics10 more rows
Which is the smallest in India
GoaArea of India : 3,287,240 Sq km.*Largest StateRajasthan342,239 Sq kmSmallest StateGoa3,702 Sq kmLargest Union TerritoryAndaman & Nicobar Islands8,249 Sq kmSmallest Union TerritoryLakshadweep32 Sq kmLargest DistrictKachchh (Gujarat)45,652 Sq km4 more rows
Which country has no river
Vatican CityThe smallest country without a river is Vatican City with a land area of 0.171 sq miles (0.445 sq km). It has no lakes, rivers or mountains and depends on Italy for its water supply.
Which Indian state has no airport
SikkimSikkim was the only state without an airport in the country.
Which is biggest river in India
Sl. No.RiverLength (km)1.Indus2,9002.Brahmaputra2,9003.Ganga2,5104.Godavari1,4504 more rows
Which river is called as Indian Nile
The Indus River (also called the Sindhū) is one of the longest rivers in Asia. It flows through China (western Tibet), India (Ladakh) and Pakistan.
Which is longest river in world
WORLDNile: 4,132 miles.Amazon: 4,000 miles.Yangtze: 3,915 miles.
Which is the most dangerous dam in India
List of 6 Highest Dams in IndiaTehri Dam.Bhakra Nangal Dam.Sardar Sarovar Dam.Hirakud Dam.Nagarjuna Sagar Dam.Idukki Arch Dam.
Which is highest dam in world
ExistingNameHeightYearXiluodu Dam285.5 m (937 ft)2013Grande Dixence Dam285 m (935 ft)1964Yusufeli Dam275 m (902 ft)(2021)Enguri Dam271.5 m (891 ft)197876 more rows
Which state has most dams in India
MaharashtraMaharashtra has the maximum number of large dams in the country (1845) followed by Madhya Pradesh (905) and Gujarat (666).
Which is the smallest river in Asia
Tamborasi River, in Southeast Sulawesi in Indonesia, approximately 20 meters long.Singapore River, 3.2 kilometers long.
Which state has highest river in India
Andhra PradeshList of Rivers of IndiaSr. No.StateTotal Number of River1Andhra Pradesh102Assam103Bihar114Gujarat1012 more rows