Hasdeo River

Hasdeo River is the largest tributary of Mahanadi River. The river flows in the state of Chhattisgarh. It joins Mahanadi River near Shiladehi (Birra). Hasdeo Bango Dam is constructed across this river. The river originates about 910.0 m (2,985.6 feet) above sea level, in a place about 10.0 km (6.2 miles) from Sonhat in Koriya district. The total length of the river is 333.0 km (206.9 miles), and drainage area is 9856 km2. The major tributary of Hasdeo River is Gej River.[1]

River Hasdeo
Physical characteristics
SourceKaimur Hill
 - locationSonhat, Koria, Chhattisgarh, India
 - location
Janjgir–Champa, Chhattisgarh, India
Length333 km (207 mi)

See also


  1. ^ Hydrology and Water Resources of India by Sharad K. Jain, Pushpendra K. Agarwal, Vijay P. Singh

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Coordinates: 21°43′24″N 82°46′11″E / 21.7234°N 82.7698°E

Amritdhara falls

Amrit Dhara is a natural waterfall located in Koriya district, state of Chhattisgarh, India. It originates from the Hasdeo River, which is a tributary of the Mahanadi River. The fall is situated at a distance of 17 km from Chirmiri. The waterfall is ideally located on the Manendragarh-Baikunthpur road. The Amrit Dhara Waterfall in Koriya in Chhattisgarh in India falls from a height of 90.0 ft (27.4 metres). The waterfall is about 10.0–15.0 ft (3.0–4.6 metres) wide.

Champa, Chhattisgarh

Champa is a city and municipality in Janjgir-Champa district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Chirimiri Coalfield

Chirimiri Coalfield is located in Koriya district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh in the valley of the Hasdeo River, a tributary of the Mahanadi.


Chirmiri is a hill station and a Municipal Corporation in the Koriya district of the state of Chhattisgarh, India.

Hasdeo Antyodaya Express

Hasdeo Antyodaya Express (18801/18802) is the first train in the Antyodaya Express series to have two air-conditioned coaches. It was flagged by Piyush Goyal (Minister of Railways), Raman Singh (former Chief minister of Chhattisgarh) and Jai Singh Agrawal (M.L.A for Korba) on 6 October 2018. It runs between Korba to Raipur, three days in a week. This train is named after Indian tributary river of Mahanadi that is Hasdeo river.

Hasdeo Bango Dam

Hasdeo Bango Dam is a dam constructed in 1961-62 across the Hasdeo river in Chhattisgarh, India. It is longest,widest dam in Chhattisgarh.It is first multi purpose water project in chhattisgarh.It is located 70 km from Korba, Korba district. It has a catchment area of 6,730 km2.


Khongapani is a census town in Koriya district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Korba, Chhattisgarh

Korba is a city and an industrial area in Korba District in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Korba is known as the Power Capital of India. Korba has South Eastern Coalfields (SECL), National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company (CSPGCL), Bharat Aluminium Company (BALCO), Lanco Amarkantak Power Plant and various industries.

Korba Coalfield

Korba Coalfield is located in Korba district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh in the basin of the Hasdeo River, a tributary of the Mahanadi.

Korba Super Thermal Power Station

Korba Super Thermal Power Plant is located at Jamnipali in Korba district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The power plant is one of the coal-based power plants of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC). The coal for the power plant is sourced from Kusmunda and Gevra Mines. The source of water for the power plant is Hasdeo River.

Korba district

Korba District is an administrative district of Chhattisgarh state in central India. The city of Korba is the district headquarters.

Koriya district

Koriya district, also commonly spelled as Korea district, is a district in the north-western part of the Chhattisgarh state in Central India. The administrative headquarters of the district is Baikunthpur.


The Mahanadi is a major river in East Central India. It drains an area of around 141,600 square kilometres (54,700 sq mi) and has a total course of 858 kilometres (533 mi) Mahanadi is also known for the Hirakud Dam. The river flows through the states of Chhattisgarh and Odisha.


Manendragarh is a town of the Koriya district that is a part of the state of Chhattisgarh. The city housing the taluk headquarters along with few important district head offices is sited near the Chhattishgarh -Madhya Pradesh state border.

The nearest airport is at Raipur in Chhattisgarh. Manendragarh Railway Station is on the Anuppur-Chirmiri rail route. There are many coal mines around here. Manendragarh was originated by some tribals around 100 years ago; later developed by British Raj for coal excavation. Road and Railway Lines are developed by the British.

National Highway 43 has its route through Manendragarh. Sirrouli temple is very famous in Manendragarh which is near Udalkachar railway station. Amrit Dhara Waterfall is a nearby attraction. "Sidh-Baba" mount is famous for the Lord Shiva temple..

Sonhat coalfield

The Sonhat is a large coal field located in the east of India in Chhattisgarh. Sonhat represents one of the largest coal reserve in India having estimated reserves of 2.67 billion tonnes of coal.

Surguja district

Surguja District is a district in the northern part of the state of Chhattisgarh in India. The district headquarters is Ambikapur.

The district borders on the states of Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand, and overlaps the southeastern part of the Vindhyachal-Baghelkhand region of peninsular India.

The current collector of Surguja is Mr Saransh Mittar

Tatanagar–Bilaspur section

The Tatanagar–Bilaspur section is part of the Howrah-Nagpur-Mumbai line and connects Tatanagar in the Indian state of Jharkhand and Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh. Part of one of the major trunk lines in the country, it passes through an industrial-mining area and handles high volumes of freight, particularly coal and iron ore.

Tourism in Chhattisgarh

Tourism in Chhattisgarh refers to tourism in Indian state of Chhattisgarh. It is India's 10th largest state and situated in the heart of India, is endowed with a rich cultural heritage and attractive natural diversity. The state has many ancient monuments, rare wildlife, exquisitely carved temples, Buddhist sites, palaces, water falls, caves, rock paintings and hill plateaus. Most of these sites are untouched and unexplored and offer a unique and alternate experience to tourists, compared to traditional destinations which have become overcrowded. For tourists who are tired of the crowds at major destinations will like the Bastar district, with its unique cultural and ecological identity. The green state of Chhattisgarh has 41.33% of its area under forests and is one of the richest bio-diversity areas in the country.

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