Rivers and drainage system.

Notes to remember
Chilka lagoon is the largest lagoon in India.
In India, glacial terraces known as 'Karewas' are found in Jhelum Valley.
Tapti river does not make a delta.
Mahanadi, Cauvery and Godavari river flow into the Bay of Bengal.
Manas is the tributary of river Brahmaputra.
Lucknow is located at river Gomati.
Guwahati is located at river Brahmaputra.
Rajahmundry is located at river Godavari.
Tiruchirapalli is located at river Cauvery.
The place located at the confluence of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers is Devprayag.
The river on which the reservoir for Indira Gandhi Canal has been built is Sutlej.
River Indus originates from Kailash Range.
Sambhar lake and lonar lake are not fresh water lakes.
Wular lake and Dal lake are freshwater lakes.
The river with highest tidal bore in India is Hoogly.
The correct sequence of river when arranged in North-south direction is
N - Kishenganga - Ganga - Wainganga - Penganga - S.
Govind Sagar dam is on river Satluj.
Ukai reservoir is on river Tapti.
Wular lake is on river Jhelum.
The characteristic of peninsular India is superimposed drainage.
The characteristic of Himalayan region is antecedent drainage.
The characteristic of desert area is indeanel drainage.
The characteristic of upper atmospheric row is jet stream.
The correct sequence of eastward flowing rivers of the Peninsular India from North to South is:
N -> Subernarekha -> Mahanadi -> Godavari -> Krishna -> Pennar -> Cauvery -> Vagai -> S
The correct sequence of the tributaries of river Brahmaputra from west to east is:
W-> Tista -> Sankosh -> Subansiri -> Lohit -> E
Krishna river originates in Maharashtra and flows through Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh to meet the Bay of Bengal in Andhra Coast.
Harike wetlands form at the confluence of river Beas and river Sutlej.
Keoladeo Ghara National Park is at the confluence of river Banas and river Chambal.
Kolleru Lake is at confluence of river Musi and river Krishna.
The river Ganga originates as Bhagirathi river from Gangotri glacier at Gomukh and it falls into Bay of Bengal.
Sutlej rivers originates from Mansarovar Rakas lake and falls into Chenab.
Indus river originates near Mansarovar Lake and falls into Arabian Sea.
Ravi river originates at Kullu Hills near Rohtang Pass and falls into river Chenab.
Beas river originates near Rohtang Pass and falls into Sutlej river.
Jhelum river originates from Verinag in Kashmir and falls into river Chenab.
Yamuna river originates from Yamunotri river and falls into Ganga river.
Chambal river originates from Singar Chouri Peak in Vindhyan escarpment and falls into Yamuna river.

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