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Indian Rivers

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PSC Question and Answer about Indian Rivers including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:-Nasik and Rajamudry are situated on the banks of



Godavari


Question2:-Sriram sagar project (Pochampad) is on the river



Godavari


Question3:-Vridha Ganga



Godavari


Question4:-Lifeline of Andra Pradesh



Godavari


Question5: Kaleshwaram irrigation project of Telangana is on river?



Godavari


Question6:- The Sriram Sagar project also known as the pochampadu project is on which river



Godavari


Question7:-Longest river in the Deccan region



Godavari


Question8:-The second longest river in India



Godavari


Question9:- The largest Peninsular river in India



Godavari


Question10:- The major west flowing Peninsular rivers are



Narmada ,Tapti,Sabarmati


Question11:- The major east flowing Peninsular rivers are



Mahanadhi,Godavari,Krishna,Kaveri


Question12:- Which is the largest west flowing Peninsular river



Narmada


Question13:-Third largest river that completely flows within India



Narmada


Question14:-Which river that forms the traditional boundary between North India and South India



Narmada


Question15:-The river which has been mentioned as Nammadus in the periplus of Erythrean sea



Narmada


Question16:- The river which is called as the river between two mountains



Narmada


Question17:-Which river flows between Vindhya and Satpura ranges



Narmada


Question18:-World’s first canal top 1 MV solar power plant is on



Narmada Branch Canal Network


Question19:-The river that flows in between Deccan plateau and Malwa plateau



Narmada


Question20:-The social movement organised against Sardar Sarovar project



Narmada Bachao Andolan


Question21:-Who is the main leader of Narmada Bachao Andolan



Medha Patkar


Question22:-The water fall which is known as the ‘Niagara of India’



Hogenakkal falls


Question23:-First dam in India ,the Grand Dam is on river



Kaveri


Question24:-Srirangapatanam , sivasamudram island etc are on the river



Kaveri


Question25:- Kaveri river empties into Bay of Bengal at



Poompuhar


Question26:- The river Sharavati originates from



Shimoga


Question27:- The highest waterfall , Joy fall or Gersoppa falls is on river



Sharavati


Question28:-Nethravathi river flows through



Mangalapuram


Question29:-Mithi/Mahim river flows through



Mumbai


Question30:-India’s first rubber dam is situated in the river



Jan Javathi


Question31:-The largest city on the banks of Godhavari



Rajamundry


Question32:-The Hirakud dam is located in which river



Mahanadi


Question33:- Which is the major river of Rajastan



Luni


Question34:-Ardha Ganga



Krishna


Question35:-Telungu Ganga



Krishna


Question36:-Name the world’s largest Masonry Dam built across Krishna river



Nagarjuna Sagar


Question37:-The first hydro electric project in India



Sivasamudram


Question38:-Kaveri river empties into Bay of Bengal at



Arkava


Question39:-River Manjira is the major source of drinking water to



Hyderabad and Secundarabad


Question40:-The river which is known as Pampa during the epic period



Tungabhadra


Question41:-The Indian river which drains into Ganga



Kaveri


Question42:-Krishna river basin lies in the state of



Andhra Pradesh,Karnataka,and Maharashtra


Question43:-The Krishna river originates from Mahabaleswar in



Maharashtra


Question44:- Lifeline of Kerala



Periyar


Question45:-Lifeline of Andra Pradesh



Godavari


Question46:-Life line of Goa .



Mandovi


Question47:- The river which is known as Dakshina Ganga



Kaveri


Question48:-The river which is known as Dakshina Ganga



Thamaraparani


Question49:- The Indian river which drains into Palk strait



Ravi


Question50:- Cuttack is located on the banks of which river



Mahanadi


Question51:-Hirrakud dam constructed across which river



Mahanadi


Question52:-The river Luni is ends in the marshy lands of which place



Rann of Kutch


Question53:- The length of Luni river



551 Km


Question54:- River known as the ‘Sorrow of Orissa’



Mahanadi


Question55:- The largest city on the banks on the river Krishna



Vijayawada


Question56:-The port located at the mouth of river Mahanadi



: Paradeep


Question57:- The ruins of Vijayanagara empire are on the banks of



Krishna


Question58:-Vijayavada is located on the banks of



Krishna


Question59:- The Krishna river drains into



Bay of Bengal


Question60:-Holy river of India



Ganga


Question61:-Holy river in Jainism



Rajupalika


Question62:-Holy river in Kerala



Pampa


Question63:-The second largest east flowing Peninsular river



Krishna


Question64:- Mahanadi discharges its water to



Bay of Bengal


Question65:-The paradeep port is at the mouth of river



Mahanadi


Question66:- The major distributary of Mahanadi ,that serves as nesting ground for Olive Ridley Turtles



Devi River


Question67:-The first privatised river in India



Sheonath


Question68:- The largest tributaries of Mahanadi



Sheonath


Question69:- The major tributaries of Mahanadi? Answer



Ib, Tel


Question70:-Largest river in Odisha



Mahanadi


Question71:-Krishna river rises near



Mahabalaeswar in the Sahyadri


Question72:- The mouth of river Mahanadi



False point


Question73:- The festival held on the banks of river Godavari once in 12 years



Pushkaram


Question74:-The major river which flows through the desert of Rajasthan



Luni


Question75:-The river which is known as Sagarmati in its source region



Luni


Question76:- Which is the major river of Rajasthan



Luni


Question77:-The river that flows between the Godavari and Narmada river



Tapti river


Question78:- Lifeline of Madhya Pradesh



Narmada


Question79:-Life line of Sikkim



Teesta


Question80:-Life line of Pakistan



Indus


Question81:-The Hogenakal falls is on river



Kaveri


Question82:-Mallikarjuna temple situated on the banks of river



Krishna


Question83:-River knows as ‘The Twin’ of the river Narmada and “The Handmaid’ of the Narmada



Tapti


Question84:- India’s second largest river that flows through rift valley



Tapti


Question85:-The world’s second largest dam



Sardar sarovar project


Question86:-Ardha Ganga



Krishna


Question87:-The major hydropower project construted across Narmada



Sardar Sarovar project


Question88:-Lifeline of Maharastra



Koyna


Question89:-Surat is the major city that lies on the banks of



Tapti


Question90:-The second largest peninsular river in India



Krishna


Question91:-Telugu Ganga



Krishna


Question92:-Dakshina Ganga



Kaveri


Question93:-The river which flows through Thar Desert



Looni


Question94:-Red river



Brahmaputra


Question95:-Salt river



Looni


Question96:-Which is the second largest west flowing Peninsular river



Tapti


Question97:- Fossils of Dinosaours are found on the banks of the which river



Narmada


Question98:- Major projects constructed on the river Narmada are?



Indira Sagar, Omkareswar


Question99:-Kanha National Park is situated on the bank of which river



Narmada


Question100:- The major city situated on the banks of river Narmada



Jabalpur