Short Note On The Godavari Basin
The Godavari Basin
This is the longest Peninsular river. Its drainage basin is also the largest among the peninsular river basins. The Godavari is about 1500 km long.
It originates from the slopes of the Western Ghats in Nasik district of Maharashtra and drains into the Bay of Bengal.
The Godavari basin covers parts of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Andhra Pradesh. Purna, Wardha, Pranhita, Manjra, Waiganga and Penganga are the main tributaries of Godavari.