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Mahanadi

(məhä`nədē), river, c.550 mi (885 km) long, rising in S Chhattisgarh state, central India, and flowing north then east through a gorge in the Eastern Ghats, across Odisha (Orissa) state, forming a delta before entering the Bay of Bengal near Cuttack. The Tel and Hasdo rivers are its main tributaries. The Hirakud Dam, at Sambalpur, is the world's largest earthen dam and supports several hydroelectric plants. The Mahanadi irrigates a fertile valley whose chief crops are rice, oilseed, and sugarcane.

Mahanadi

a river in E India, rising in Chhattisgarh and flowing north, then south and east to the Bay of Bengal. Length: 885 km (550 miles)
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2014) in Mangrove Ecosystem of Mahanadi River Delta, Odisha of India which the electrical conductivity was detected of the order 5160-17330 [micro]S/cm.
Other interesting sites around town include the Mahadev temple, on the banks of Mahanadi river, the ancient market place which is in ruins and Buddhist monasteries, which are proof of the influence of this religion in the region.
200 to 475 at downstream in Mahanadi River in Distt.
Though Cuttack, which is an hour away from capital Bhubaneswar and juts out into the Mahanadi river delta, is about 85 kilometres away from the nearest sea coast, it still gets its fair share of rains, which have caused a few problems to cricket in the past.
Pipe, laying, jointing, testing & commissioning of Raw Water pumping main DI-K-9 and clear water pumping main DI K-9 pipe of 250 mm dia each with valves, specials all allied civil work from intake well at Mahanadi River Nisda diversion to WTP at Birkoni and clear water pumping main from WTP to OHT (length 30m) including NH crossing & Railway line crossing by pusing method at I/A Birkoni Water Supply scheme (CSIDC Ltd.
Around 23 sluice gates of the Hirakud dam which is built on Mahanadi river were kept open to maintain balance of the inflow and outflow of water in the reservoir.
According to sources, nearly six-lakh cusec of floodwater was flowing in the Mahanadi River due to heavy rain in catchments areas.
Tenders are invited for Execution of 9 no of lift irrigation schemes with intake points on Mahanadi river having CCA between 500 to 2000Ha.
Sirpur, the ancient Sirpura was an important religious and trade site in ancient India, situated on the bank of the Mahanadi River in present Chhattisgarh.
Tenders are invited for Execution of 9 nos of lift irrgigation Schemes with intake points in mahanadi river having commanding area between 500Ha.
for ultimate capacity of bringing 7 million litre of treated water in 16 hours from the Source Chhoti Mahanadi river located near Village - Karhiya Block Karkeli District - Umaria to 45 villages of Block Karkeli and Badwara Distt.
The state government asked Idco to defer the land allotment process for Essar Steel terminal citing for development of a riverine port at Mahanadi river mouth near Paradip.