List of Rivers in West Bengal

This page provides complete list of Rivers in West Bengal state, its origin, length in km, dam and connecting cities and state information.

Sr. No.

Name

Origin

Length

Dam

Connecting State

Connecting City

1

Ganga

Gangotri Glacier

2,525 km

Bansagar Dam
Tehri Dam

Uttarakhand
Uttar Pradesh Bihar
Jharkhand
West Bengal

Varanasi
Haridwar
Kolkata
Allahabad
Patna
Kanpur
Ghazipur

2

Hooghly River

Ganges

260 km

 

West Bengal

Hooghly

3

Damodar River

Chota Nagpur Plateau

592 km

Tenughat Dam Durgapur Barrage

Jharkhand
West Bengal 

Bokaro
Asansol
Raniganj
Durgapur
Bardhaman

4

Teesta River

Tso Lhamo Lake

309 km

Teesta -V Dam

Sikkim
West Bengal

Siliguri
Jalpaiguri
Rangpo
Sevoke

5

Mahananda River

Himalayas

360 km

 

West Bengal
Bihar

Siliguri
Ingraj Bazar

6

Subarnarekha River

Piska, Nagr Ranchi

395 km

Getalsud Dam Galudih Barrage

Jharkhand
Odisha
West Bengal

Chandil
Jamshedpur
Ghatshila
Gopiballavpur

7

Ajay River

Munger

288 km

 

Bihar
Jharkhand
West Bengal

Chittaranjan
Churulia

8

Churni River

 

56 km

 

 

Nadia

9

Haldi River

 

24 km

 

 

Purba Medinipur

10

Kangsabati River

Murguma, Purulia

465.23 k

Mukutmanipur Dam,

 

Purulia
Bankura
Midnapore

11

Punarbhaba River

Dhepa River

160 km

 

 

 

12

Padma River

Himalayas

120 km

 

 

 

13

Atrai River

Jorapani river

390 km

 

 

 

14

Raidak River

 

370 km

 

 

 

15

Jamuna River

Chemayung-Dung glacier

205 km

 

 

 


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