Ganges

River in Bangladesh and India with major tributeries from Nepal

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The Ganges, or Ganga, is a trans-boundary river of the Indian subcontinent which flows through the nations of India and Bangladesh. The 2,525 km (1,569 mi) river rises in the western Himalayas in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and flows south and east through the Gangetic Plain of North India. After entering West Bengal, it divides into two rivers: the Hooghly and the Padma River. The Hooghly, or Adi Ganga, flows through several districts of West Bengal and into the Bay of Bengal near Sagar Island. The other, the Padma, also flows into and through Bangladesh, and joins the Meghna river which ultimately empties into the Bay of Bengal.

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During her three-day visit, Priyanka will cover a distance of 100-km by boat in Ganga from Allahabad to Varanasi -- the parliamentary constituency of Prime..
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

The boat ride, which will start at Manaiya and culminate at Sitamarhi on Monday along the Ganga, will be the first day of Priyanka's three-day campaign
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

In 2011, he worked as a key member of Ganga Samagra Abhiyan, a platform dedicated to the mission of saving the River Ganga.
Credit: DNA - Published 3 days ago

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's scheduled boat ride from Allahabad to Varanasi will start from Monday. She is now scheduled to land in Lucknow on Sunday..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 4 days ago

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