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Ganga River System​: Complete outline (Part 2) (for UPSC CSE)
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This lesson is in continuance with the previous, here you'll gain comprehension on the remaining tributaries of river Ganga which were not discussed in the earlier part. Some important rivers which are detailed here are Rapti, Gandak, Burhi Gandak, and much more. Each river is illustrated and explained with pictorial representations.

Bhumika Saini
B Tech from MNIT, Jaipur. Appeared in CSE interview thrice. Loves teaching and playing badminton.

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Really Helpful Video. . Further Let Me Add some extra point to koshi river. . .Koshi Barrage was built on river to help prevent floods and increase irrigation. Further multipurpose projects are in a row with nepal and indian govt.
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Rapti is tributary of Ghaghra River.
  1. Course: Become well-versed with the Drainage System of India Lesson: Ganga River System Presented by Bhumika Saini


  2. B Tech from MNIT, Jaipur Appeared in CSE interview thrice Three years of experience in teaching Course fee: CONTRIBUTE Follow me on Unacademy: https://unacademy.in/user/BhumikaSaini About me


  3. . The Ganga is formed from the 6 he adstreams and their five confluences The Bhagirathi, the source stream: rises at the foot of Gangotri Glacier, at Gaumukh. Haridwar, Kanpur,, Kannauj, Allahabad, Varanasi, Patna, Ghazipur, Bhagalpur, Mirzapur, Ballia, Buxar, are the important towns GANGA There are two major barrages on the Ganga, one at Haridwar and the other barrage is at Farakka.


  4. Vishnu Prayag Alaknanda River Dhauliganga Nandprayag Alaknanda Nandakini Karna Prayag PRAYAG Alaknanda Pindar River Rudra Prayag Alaknanda Mandakini Devprayag Alaknanda Bhagirathi


  5. Ramganga Gomti Ghaghara Rapti Gandak Burhi Left Bank GANGA TRIBUTRIES Ganga tributaries Gandak Kosi Yamuna Right Bank Rihand Son North Koel


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  7. The Raptirises south of a prominent E-Wnidgeline midway bwth The Rapti rises south of a prominent E-W ridgeline midway b/w the western Dhaulagiri Himalaya and the Mahabharat Range in Nepal .The mainstream of this river rises as a spring in the southern slopes of RAPT the Lower Himalayas . It has tendency of recurrent floods that led to its nickname "Gorakpur's Sorrow"


  8. It is formed by the union of the Kali and Trisuli rivers, which rise in the Great Himalayan Range in Nepal It enters the Ganga river opposite Patna in a place called Sonepur The upper catchment area of the river is bleak and desolate as it lies in the rain shadow area of the Himalayan range GANDAK


  9. . Originates in the district of West Chamaparan district of Bihar Originates in the district of West Chamaparan district of Bihar It flows parallel to and east of the Gandak River in an old channel Samastipur is situated on it BURHI GANDAK . Samastipur is situated on it


  10. Saptakoshi for its 7 Himalayan tributaries. it is an antecedant transboundary river flowing through Nepal and India Some of the rivers of the Kosi system, such as the Arun, the Sun Kosi and the Bhote Koshi, originate in the Tibet Mt.Everest and the Kanchenjunga are in the Kosi catchment Its unstable nature has been attributed to the heavy silt it carries during the monsoon season It is termed as "The Sorrow of Bihar" KOSI ts unstable nature any sitt caries its unstable nature has been attibuted to the heavy sit it carrie


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