National Waterways of India

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Name River States Length of NW (km)
NW1 Allahabad-Haldia stretch of the Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly Rivers UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal 1620
NW2 Sadiya-Dhubri Stretch of Brahmaputra River Assam 891
NW3 Kollam-Kozhikode Stretch of West Coast Canal and Champakara and Udyogmandal Canals Kerala 365
NW4 Kakinada-Puducherry Stretch of Canals and the Kaluvelly Tank, Nashik-Bhadrachalam-Rajahmundry Stretch of River Godavari and Bridge near village Galagali-Wazirabad-Vijayawada Stretch of River Krishna Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telanagana 2890
NW5 Talcher-Dhamra Stretch of Brahmani-Kharsua-Tantighai-Pandua Nala-Dudhei Nala-Kani Dhamra-river system, Geonkhali-Charbatia Stretch of East Coast Canal,harbatia-Dhamra Stretch of Matai River and Mahanadi Delta Rivers Odisha, West Bengal 588
NW6 Aai River Assam 71
NW7 Ajoy River West Bengal 96
NW8 Alappuzha-Changanassery Canal Kerala 28
NW9 Alappuzha-Kottayam Athirampuzha Canal Kerala 38
NW10 Amba River Maharashtra 45
NW11 Arunawati Aran River System Maharashtra 98
NW12 Asi River UP 5.5
NW13 AVM Canal Kerala,Tamil Nadu 11
NW14 Baitarni River Odisha 49
NW15 Bakreswar Mayurakshi River System West Bengal 137
NW16 Barak River Assam 121
NW17 Beas River HP & Punjab 191
NW18 Beki River Assam 73
NW19 Betwa River UP 68
NW20 Bhavani River Tamil Nadu 94
NW21 Bheema River Telangana Karnataka 139
NW22 Birupa Badi Genguti Brahmani River

System

Odisha 156
NW23 Budha Balanga River Odisha 56
NW24 Chambal River UP 60
NW25 Chapora River Goa 33
NW26 Chenab River J&K & Punjab 53
NW27 Cumberjua River Goa 17
NW28 Dabhol Creek Vashishti River Maharashtra 45
NW29 Damodar River West Bengal 135
NW30 Dehing River Assam 114
NW31 Dhansiri/Chathe River Assam 110
NW32 Dikhu River Assam 63
NW33 Doyans River Assam 61
NW34 DVC Canal West Bengal 130
NW35 Dwarakeswar River West Bengal 113
NW36 Dwarka River West Bengal 121
NW37 Gandak River Bihar & UP 300
NW38 Gangadhar River Assam & West Bengal 62
NW39 Ganol River Meghalaya 49
NW40 Ghaghra River Bihar & UP 340
NW41 Ghataprabha River Karnataka 112
NW42 Gomti River UP 518
NW43 Gurupur River Karnataka 10
NW44 Ichamati River West Bengal 64
NW45 Indira Gandhi Canal Haryana, Punjab & Rajasthan 650
NW46 Indus River J&K 35
NW47 Jalangi River West Bengal 131
NW48 Jawai-Luni Rivers and Rann of Kutch Rajasthan & Gujarat 590
NW49 Jhelum River J&K 110
NW50 Jinjiram River Meghalaya & Assam 43
NW51 Kabini River Karnataka 23
NW52 Kali River Karnataka 54
NW53 Kalyan-Thane-Mumbai Waterway, Vasai

Creek and Ulhas River

Maharashtra 145
NW54 Karamnasa River UP & Bihar 86
NW55 Kaveri Kollidam River Tamil Nadu 364
NW56 Kherkai River Jharkhand 23
NW57 Kopili River Assam 46
NW58 Kosi River Bihar 236
NW59 Kottayam-Vaikom Canal Kerala 28
NW60 Kumari River West Bengal 77
NW61 Kumari River Meghalaya 28
NW62 Lohit River Assam 100
NW63 Luni River Rajasthan 327
NW64 Mahanadi River Odisha 425
NW65 Mahananda River West Bengal 81
NW66 Mahi River Gujarat 248
NW67 Malaprabha River Karnataka 94
NW68 Mandovir River Goa 41
NW69 Manimutharu River Tamil Nadu 5
NW70 Manjara River Maharashtra, &Telangana 242
NW71 Mapusa/Moide River Goa 27
NW72 Nag River Maharashtra 60
NW73 Narmada River Gujarat 227
NW74 Netravathi River Karnataka 78
NW75 Palar River Tamil Nadu 141
NW76 Panchagangavali (Panchagangoli) River Karnataka 23
NW77 Pazhyar River Tamil Nadu 20
NW78 Penganga Wardha River System Maharashtra & Telangana 265
NW79 Pennar River Andhra Pradesh 29
NW80 Ponniyar River Tamil Nadu 125
NW81 Punpun River Bihar 35
NW82 Puthimari River Assam 72
NW83 Rajpuri Creek Maharashtra 31
NW84 Ravi River HP & J&K 42
NW85 Revadanda Creek Kundalika River System Maharashtra 31
NW86 Rupnarayan River West Bengal 72
NW87 Sabarmati River Gujarat 212
NW88 Sal River Goa 14
NW89 Savitri River (Bankot Creek) Maharashtra 46
NW90 Sharavati River Karnataka 29
NW91 Shastri River Jaigad Creek Maharashtra 52
NW92 Silabati River West Bengal 26
NW93 Simsang River Meghalaya 62
NW94 Sone River Bihar 160
NW95 Subansiri River Assam 111
NW96 Subarnrekha River Jharkhand, West Bengal & Odisha 314
NW97 Sunderbans Waterways West Bengal 654
NW98 Sutlej River Punjab & HP 377
NW99 Tamaraparani River Tamil Nadu 64
NW100 Tapi River Maharashtra & Gujarat 436
NW101 Tizu and Zungki Rivers Nagaland 42
NW102 Tlwang (Dhaleswari River) Mizoram 86
NW103 Tons River UP 73
NW104 Tungabhadra River Telangana, Karnataka & AP 230
NW105 Udayavara River Karnataka 16
NW106 Umngot (Dwaki) River Meghalaya 20
NW107 Vaigai River Tamil Nadu 45
NW108 Varuna River UP 53
NW109 Wainganga Pranahita River System Maharashtra & Telangana 164
NW110 Yamuna River Haryana, UP & Delhi 1089
NW111 Zuari River Goa 50

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