Machchhu River

Machchhu River (Gujarati: મચ્છુ નદી, translit. 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
Country India
State Gujarat
Districts Surendranagar, Rajkot, Morbi
Taluk Wankaner (Morbi), Morbi (Morbi), Maliya (Morbi)
Physical characteristics
Main source Mandav hills chotila
River mouth in the Ran of kutchh near Maliya
Length 130 km (81 mi)
Basin features
Basin size 2,515 km2 (971 sq mi; 621,000 acres)
  • Left:
    Beti, Asoi
  • Right:
    Jamburi, Benia, Machchhori, Maha

See also


  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

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