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Machchhu River (Gujarati: મચ્છુ નદી, romanized: Machchhu nadi) is a river in western India in Gujarat whose origin is Madla hills. Its basin has a maximum length of 130 km. The total catchment area of the basin is 2515 km2.[1] The river is also occasionally transliterated as Machhu River.

Machchhu River
Location
CountryIndia
StateGujarat
DistrictsSurendranagar, Rajkot, Morbi
TalukWankaner (Morbi), Morbi (Morbi), Maliya (Morbi)
Physical characteristics
Source 
 ⁃ locationMandav hills chotila
Mouth 
 ⁃ location
in the Ran of kutchh near Maliya
Length130 km (81 mi)
Basin size2,515 km2 (971 sq mi; 621,000 acres)
Basin features
Tributaries 
 ⁃ leftBeti, Asoi
 ⁃ rightJamburi, Benia, Machchhori, Maha

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Machchhu River". Narmada, Water Resources and Water Supply Department, Government of Gujarat. Retrieved 28 December 2017.

Coordinates: 23°09′N 70°46′E / 23.150°N 70.767°E / 23.150; 70.767