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Beas

(bē`äs), river, 250 mi (402 km) long, rising in the Himalayas and flowing generally SW through the fertile Kulu Valley of Himachal Pradesh and the Shiwalik Range to join the SutlejSutlej
, longest of the five rivers of the Punjab, c.900 mi (1,450 km) long, rising in the Kailas Range, SW Tibet region of China, and flowing generally west, meandering through the Himalayas in India, then onto the Punjab plain where it receives the Beas River and forms part of
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 River, S of Amritsar, N India. One of the "five rivers" of the PunjabPunjab
[Pers.,=five rivers], historic region in the NW of the Indian subcontinent. Since 1947 it has been separated into an Indian state and a Pakistani province bearing the same name. The Indus River bounds the region in part of the west and the Yamuna River in part of the east.
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, the Beas marked the eastern limit of Alexander the Great's invasion of India in 326 B.C.
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"Beas is not polluted, challenge is the water flow fluctuation.
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As per a survey conducted in December last year, Beas River has only eight to 10 dolphins.
A Hyderabad engineering college is in mourning after 24 of its students were swept away in the river Beas two weeks ago.
The side- scan sonar, which can scan the riverbed and take pictures of the same, failed to trace bodies even after the authorities brought down the flow of water in the Beas on Sunday.
Widespread thunderstorm/rain with scattered heavy to very heavy falls and extremely heavy falls at isolated places is expected over the upper catchments of Rivers Sutlej, Beas, Ravi and Chenab and to some extent the catchment area of river Jhelum including Northeastern Punjab during the next 48 hours.
The treaty specifies that waters from the three western rivers -- Indus, Jhelum and Chenab -- are reserved for Pakistan, while waters from eastern rivers -- Ravi, Sutlej and Beas -- are for reserved for India.
In a new twist in the Himachal Pradesh tragedy in which 25 people were swept away, it has come to light that water from two dams -- and not only from the Larji dam as earlier believed -- was discharged into Beas river.
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Summary: Kullu (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Two people on Saturday got stuck in the flooded Beas river near Manali in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh.
Tenders are invited for Renovation of the buildings of BBMB 66 KV & 11KV Sub Station at Beas Dam Site & 33 KV Sub Station at Sansarpur Terrace Document cost : INR 1180 EMD value : INR 11043 Opening date : 29 Jul 2019