Important Rivers in Haryana | Drainage System of Haryana

Important Rivers in Haryana | Drainage System of Haryana

As you know, the Haryana Staff Selection Commission includes questions from Haryana GK in its every exam. Keeping this in mind, in today’s post, we are discussing the Major rivers in Haryana. Friends, all these are very important from the point of view of the exam. Therefore, This article is very useful for those aspirants who are preparing for the HSSC Exam.

जैसा कि आप जानते हैं, हरियाणा कर्मचारी चयन आयोग अपनी हर परीक्षा में Haryana GK के प्रश्न शामिल करता है। इसी को ध्यान में रखते हुए, आज की पोस्ट में, हम हरियाणा की प्रमुख नदियों के बारे में चर्चा कर रहे हैं। दोस्तों, ये सभी नादिया परीक्षा के दृष्टिकोण से बहुत महत्वपूर्ण हैं।  इसलिए, यह लेख उन उम्मीदवारों के लिए बहुत उपयोगी है जो HSSC परीक्षा की तैयारी कर रहे हैं।

Important Rivers in Haryana

There are 08 major rivers in Haryana that are Yamuna, Ghaggar, Sarswati, Dohan, Tangri, Krishmawati, Sahibi, and Markanda. Let us have look at the below table that tells about the major 8 rivers in Haryana and other details related to these rivers.

River Origin Enter Point Beneficial Districts
Yamuna Yamunotri Kalesar Yamunanagar Yamunanagar, Karnal, Sonipat, Panipat, Faridabad, palwal
Ghaggar Dagshai in the Shivalik Hills of Himachal Pradesh Kalka Panchkula Panchkula, Ambala, kaithal, Sirsa, Fatehabad
Saraswati Adi Badri (Himachal Pradesh) Ambala Ambala, Kurukshetra, Kaithal
Markanda Nahan Himachal Pradersh Ambala Ambala, Kurukshetra, Kaithal
Tangri Morni Hills (Panchkula) Panchkula Ambala, Kurukshetra, Kaithal
Sahibi Behror Pahari, Jaipur Kot Kasin Rewari Rewari, Gurugram
Dohan Mandholi Village District Neem ka Thana (Rajasthan) Rewari Rewari, Mahendergarh
Krishnawati Jaipur Rajasthan South Haryana Rewari, Jhajhar, Mahendergarh

Yamuna River

It forms the eastern border of the state. It enters near Kalesar Forest (Yamuna Nagar). It flows due south along the district and of Yamunanagar, Karnal, Panipat, Sonipat, Faridabad, and exit from Haryana near Hasanpur in Palwal district (320 Km). At Tajewala Barrage (YMN), the water of the river is diverted to Western Yamuna Canal (WYC) for irrigation. (Hathini Kund, Tourist spot)

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Saraswati River

This Vedic river believed to have drained the north and northwest regions of India, including Haryana and Punjab in ancient times. An ancient site in Kunal and Banwali (Fatehabad) has been found on the banks of the dried river bed of Saraswati. It followed parallel to the river Yamuna for some distance and later joined it.

Ghaggar River

As of today, a part of the river exists as Ghaggar in Haryana, the rest of it has disappeared in the fringes of the desert of Rajasthan. The river enters Haryana near Pinjore, after passing through Ambala, Kaithal, Fatehabad, and Sirsa, it reaches Bikaner and runs a course of 290 miles before finally disappearing in desert Rajasthan.

Markanda River (seasonal stream)

Its ancient name was Aruna. It originates from the lower Shivalik and enters Haryana near Ambala. During monsoons, this stream swells up into a raging torrent, which is notorious for its devastating power. It is the tributary of Ghaggar. Surplus water carried onto Lake.

Tangri/Dangri River

Originates from Shivalik hills, flows mostly in Panchkula, Ambala districts.

Sahibi River

It originates in Mewat Hills. It enters Haryana at Jhabua, near Rewari district. This river re-enters Haryana at Jarthal (Rewari).

Dohan River

Originates from Aravali range and flows towards North-East. It also flows to the Rewari district.

Krishnawati or Kasauti River

Minor stream originating in the hills of Aravali. It flows in southern direction to join Sahibi. Total length 77 Km. it only flows in Mohendragarh dist. Other rivers, Indori river- Originates in Mewat Hills (198 Km)

Dear Friends, you read about the major rivers in Haryana, this is going to be very useful for you. If you are preparing for HSSC Exams, then do not forget to bookmark our website.

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