Indian Geography II Notes | Study Current Affairs & General Knowledge - CLAT

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Important Indian Towns on Rivers

Indian Geography II Notes | Study Current Affairs & General Knowledge - CLAT

Largest, Longest, Highest in India

Longest

  • River: Ganges
  • Tributary river of India: Yamuna
  • River of the South: Godavari
  • Road: Grand Trunk Road
  • State Coast Line: Gujarat
  • Railway Route: From Jammu to Kanyakumari
  • Tunnel: Pir Panjal tunnel (Jammu &Kashmir)
  • National Highway: NH-7 which runs from Varanasi to Kanyakumari
  • Dam: Hirakud dam (Odisha)
  • Bridge: PVNR Expressway, Hyderabad (11,600 m)
  • River Bridge: Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
  • Rail Bridge: Vembanad Rail Bridge, Kerala
  • Electric Railway Line: From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
  • Corridor: Rameswaram Temple corridor (Tamil Nadu)
  • Railway Platform: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)
  • Coastline in South India: Andhra Pradesh
  • The river which forms estuary: Narmada
  • Beach: Marina Beach (Chennai)

Largest

  • Lake (Freshwater): Wular lake (Kashmir)
  • Lake (Artificial): Dhebar lake (Udaipur, Rajasthan)
  • Mosque: Jama Masjid, Delhi
  • Populated city: Mumbai (12,478, 447)
  • Museum: National Museum, Kolkata
  • Delta: Sunderban Delta, W. Bengal
  • Dome: Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur (Karnataka)
  • Zoo: Zoological Garden, Alipur, Kolkata
  • Desert: Thar (Rajasthan)
  • Cave Temple: Kailash Temple, Ellora (Maharashtra)
  • Biggest Hotel: Oberai-Sheraton (Mumbai) 
  • State (Area): Rajasthan
  • State (Population): Uttar Pradesh
  • Cantilever Span Bridge: Howrah Bridge (Kolkata)
  • Forest State: M.P.
  • Stadium: Salt Lake (Yuva Bharti), Kolkata
  • Port: Mumbai
  • Lake (Saline): Chilika Lake (Odisha)
  • Gurudwara: Golden Temple, Amritsar
  • Church: Saint Cathedral (Goa)
  • River Island: Majuli (Brahmaputra river, Asom)
  • Planetarium: Birla Planetarium (Kolkata)
  • Cattle Fair: Sonepur Fair (Bihar)

Highest

  • Mountain Peak: Godwin Austin (K²)
  • Dam: Bhakra Dam (Punjab)
  • Tower: Pitampura Tower, Delhi
  • Waterfall: Kunchikal (Karnataka)
  • Densely Populated State: Bihar
  • Gateway: Buland Darwaza, Fatehpur Sikri (Agra)
  • Straight Gravity Dam: Bhakra Dam
  • Lake: Devatal (Garhwal)
  • Award: Bharat Ratna
  • Gallantry Award: Paramveer Chakra
  • Battlefield: Silachi Glacier
  • Airport: Leh (Laddakh)
  • Statue: Statue of Unity (Gujarat)

Note:

  • Smallest State(area): Goa
  • Smallest State(Population): Sikkim
  • Place of heaviest rainfall: Mausinram (Meghalaya)
  • Deepest river valley: Bhagirathi & Alaknanda
  • Bank, with maximum branches: State Bank of India
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