How many rivers are there in Maharashtra?

The state has six major river basins — Godavari, Tapi, Krishna, Narmada, Mahanadi and western flowing rivers.

Which are the main rivers in Maharashtra?

The major rivers, which flow through Maharashtra state are Godavari, Krishna and Tapi. Indravati, Wardha, Mnajira, Penganga and Purna are other important rivers.

Is there any river in Maharashtra?

Out of the five major rivers in India, three flow through the state of Maharashtra. The Godavari , Krishna and Tapti. The other four major rivers of India are the Ganga, the Yamuna, the Narmada, and the Saraswati Rivers. River Narmada also flows through the state but is not the major river of the state.

Which is big river in Maharashtra?

river Godavari
The river Godavari is the largest of the peninsular rivers of India. Maharashtra is home for its early flows and Godavari for Maharashtra is no less than Ganga.

Is there Ganga river in Maharashtra?

The Daman Ganga, also known as Dawan River, rises in the Sahyadri hills close to Ambegaon village in Dindori taluka of Nasik district of Maharashtra State. It raise at an elevation of 950m. Major part of the river lies in Maharashtra.

Which is the largest district in Maharashtra?

Largest & Smallest District in Maharashtra by Area

# By Area District Area
Largest Ahmednagar 17048 km²
Smallest Mumbai City District 36 km2

What is the name of the largest river in India?

The Krishna is one of the biggest Rivers in India (approximately 1,300 km long). It starts off from Mahabaleswar, Maharashtra and joins the sea in the Bay of Bengal at Hamasaladeevi, Andhra Pradesh. The river runs across the states of Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Andhra Pradesh. The Kaveri River System

Where is Maharashtra located on a map?

Satellite view and map of the Indian state of Maharashtra, the land of the Marathi speaking people. Maharashtra is bordered by the Arabian Sea in west. Neighboring states are Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Goa and the Union territory of Dadra & Nagar Haveli.

The Rivers of Maharashtra are: 1 Indravati River 2 Wardha – Wainganga Rivers 3 Manjira River 4 KInnerasani River 5 Pranahita River 6 Parvara River 7 Purna River 8 Penganga River 9 Kolab River 10 Sabari and Sileru Rivers More

What is the total length of Narmada River in India?

The total length of Narmada through the states of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Gujarat amounts to 1312 km. The Tapti follows a parallel course to the south of the Narmada, flowing through the states of Maharashtra and Gujarat on its way into the Gulf of Khambhat.