Chambal River

Chambal River

Chambal River

Chambal River

Chambal River

HISTORY

—The ancient name of Chambal was “Charmanvati”. —Meaning of Charmanvati is the river on whose banks leather is dried.

INTRODUCTION

  • —Located in the eastern Rajasthan.
  • —Its origin lies at a height of 843m

Rainfall

The mean annual rainfall over chambal basin is computed as 797mm, of which 93% falls in the monsoon season.

Chambal Valley Projects

  • Gandhi Sagar Dam
  • Rana Pratap Sagar Dam
  • Jawahar Sagar Dam
  • Kota Barrage

Tributaries of  chambal river

Chambal Basin

Canal System

1. Right Main Canal- 372km long(124km in Rajasthan  and rest in MP).

Irrigation Benifits

1.Rana Pratap Sagar Dam- 65,657ha in MP and 43,082ha in Rajasthan.

National Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary

Recommendations With Respect To Hydrology

 

 

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