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PSC Repeated Questions about Rivers in Kerala

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List of Important PSC Questions about Rivers in Kerala.

  1. There are 44 rivers in Kerala.
  2. 41 of them flow westward and 3 eastward.
  3. East flowing rivers in Kerala: Kabani, Bhavani, Pambar
  4. All the rivers are entirely monsoon-fed.

Top 5 Longest Rivers in Kerala and its lengths

  1. Periyar River (244 km)
  2. Bharathapuzha River (209 km)
  3. Pamba River (176 km)
  4. Chaliyar River (169 km)
  5. Chalakudy River (145 km)

Important PSC Repeated Questions about Kerala Rivers

  1. Which is the longest river in Kerala?
    Periyar River
  2. The largest hydro-electric project in Kerala, Idukki dam is in which river?
    Periyar
  3. Aluva is located on the banks of which river?
    Periyar
  4. Which river in Kerala is referred as ‘Churni’ in Kautilya’s Arthashastra ?
    Periyar
  5. The Mullaperiyar Dam is located in which river
    Periyar
  6. Which river is also known as Nila?
    Bharathapuzha
  7. Which river is also called Nile of Kerala?
    Bharathapuzha
  8. Which is the second longest river in Kerala
    Bharathapuzha
  9. Thirunavaya, the venue of Mamankam festival was on the banks of:
    Bharathapuzha
  10. Which is the northern most river in Kerala?
    Manjeswaram River
  11. In which river is Sabarigiri hydroelectric project located?
    Pamba
  12. Sabarimala temple is located on the banks of
    Pamba
  13. Which river is also known as ‘Dakshina Bhageerathi’ and ‘River Baris’?
    Pamba
  14. Which district in Kerala has maximum number of rivers flowing?
    Kasargod
  15. Which river from Kerala flows eastwards to Karnataka
    Kabani
  16. Which river flows through through the Silent Valley National Park in Palakkad?
    Kunthipuzha
  17. The famous Thusharagiri water falls is formed by which river?
    Chalippuzha
  18. Which river is also known as Chulika River or Beypore River ?
    Chaliyar
  19. Kadalundi train disaster, one of the biggest accidents on the Indian railway network in 2001 was in which district in Kerala?
    Kozhikode
  20. Which is the largest earthen dam in India located across the Karamanathodu River, a tributary of River Kabini in Wayanad district?
    Banasurs Sagar Dam

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