False
Download Learnerz IAS app from the Play Store now! Download

$show=search/label/May%202022

 


Periyar river UPSC NOTE

 Why in news

  • The latest fish kill reported in the Periyar river on May 21 and 22 has brought to light uncontrolled pollution of the river and the misery it heaps on the fish farmers who depend on this lifeline for sustenance

Periyar river

  • The source of the Periyar lies high in the Western Ghats

  • Periyar originates at the southeastern border of Idukki district.

  • The source of the river lies in the remote forests of the Periyar Tiger Reserve

  • Periyar, is the longest river and the river with the largest discharge potential in Kerala.

  • It is one of the few perennial rivers in the region and provides drinking water for several major towns.

  • The Periyar is of utmost significance to the economy of Kerala. 

  • It generates a significant proportion of Kerala's electrical power via the Idukki Dam and flows along a region of industrial and commercial activity. 

  • The river also provides water for irrigation and domestic use throughout its course besides supporting a rich fishery.

  • Due to these reasons, the river has been named the "Lifeline of Kerala".

  • Kochi city, is in the vicinity of the river mouth

COMMENTS

Name

Amritsar,1,April 2024,301,Art & Culture,1,August 2023,251,Courses,7,Daily Current Affairs,48,December 2023,189,Disaster Management,2,Environment and Ecology,148,February 2024,228,Foundation Course,1,GDP,1,GEMS Club,1,GEMS Plus,1,Geography,154,Govt Schemes,2,GS 2,1,GS1,6,GS2,36,GS3,15,GST,1,History,9,Home,3,IAS Booklist,1,Important News,71,Indian Economy,118,Indian History,2,Indian Polity,135,International Organisation,12,International Relations,97,Invasive Plant,1,January 2024,240,July 2023,281,June 2022,6,June 2023,268,June 2024,173,March 2024,238,May 2022,17,May 2024,330,Mentorship,2,November 2023,169,October 2023,203,Places in News,2,Science & Technology,66,Science and Technology,90,September 2023,205,UPSC CSE,111,
ltr
item
Learnerz IAS | Concept oriented UPSC Classes in Malayalam: Periyar river UPSC NOTE
Periyar river UPSC NOTE
https://lh7-us.googleusercontent.com/slidesz/AGV_vUdQ2geWOvsNJypKIU4x6z5E6FiFNBm4k6DiT6iaXcSbNnfuwEDAMI9DAz83S5upc6H6Q_Un4B0dAQyNnkN5eIeQoeeJuzdhr3Lwhz37gmRp2e0oS8aSkRUm9j0PfOREH9VxO6e8iJsv9QBIlEZkiV1sFhWXXDdrV_TLaCaRiJHA3g=s2048?key=_9bw7b_2K73rabsI_eFrvQ
https://lh7-us.googleusercontent.com/slidesz/AGV_vUdQ2geWOvsNJypKIU4x6z5E6FiFNBm4k6DiT6iaXcSbNnfuwEDAMI9DAz83S5upc6H6Q_Un4B0dAQyNnkN5eIeQoeeJuzdhr3Lwhz37gmRp2e0oS8aSkRUm9j0PfOREH9VxO6e8iJsv9QBIlEZkiV1sFhWXXDdrV_TLaCaRiJHA3g=s72-c?key=_9bw7b_2K73rabsI_eFrvQ
Learnerz IAS | Concept oriented UPSC Classes in Malayalam
https://www.learnerz.in/2024/06/periyar-river-upsc-note.html
https://www.learnerz.in/
https://www.learnerz.in/
https://www.learnerz.in/2024/06/periyar-river-upsc-note.html
true
4761292069385420868
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content