Geography

Which river is known as the 'sorrow" of West Bengal?


ANSWER

Damodar River


SOLUTION
  • Damodar River was earlier known as the "River of Sorrows" as it used to flood many areas of Bardhaman, Hooghly,Howrah and Medinipur districts.
  •  Even now the floods sometimes affect the lower Damodar Valley, but the havoc it wreaked in earlier years is now a matter of history.
  • Damodar River is a river flowing across the Indian states of West Bengal and Jharkhand.
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