Rivers

Which one of the following pairs of rivers and tributaries is not correctly matched?

  1. Godavari : Indravati
  2. Ganga : Penganga
  3. Krishna : Bhima
  4. Luni : Sukri

Answer

The Penganga River rises in the Ajantha range in Maharashtra. It is a major tributary of the Wardha River. The total length of the river is 676 km.

Indravati River is a tributary of the Godavari River. The River Indravati rises from the Kalahandi district of Odisha on the western slopes of the Eastern Ghats. The Bhima River flows northeast through Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Telangana states, before entering the Krishna River. The Sukri River flows from the western slopes of Aravalli Range in Pali District and flows through Jalore district and Barmer district of Rajasthan before merging with the Luni river.

The correct option is B.