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Nar·ba·da

 (nər-bŭd′ə)

Narbada

(nəˈbʌdə)
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(Placename) another name for the Narmada

Nar•ba•da

(nərˈbʌd ə)

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a river flowing W from central India to the Arabian Sea. 800 mi. (1290 km) long.
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She also paid a visit where the famous Maheshwari sarees are weaved and took a boat ride on the banks of Narmada River.
Tenders are invited for Construction of harratola to narmada river bel ghat road
Summary: The Narmada River catchment areas, mainly in Madhya Pradesh, received less rainfall last monsoon
Built on the Narmada River in the state of Gujarat in India, the Sardar Sarovar Dam is one of the largest dams in the world, supplying water and electricity to three other states including Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.
At a time when, international beverage giant Coca-Cola is facing a stiff resistance from activists and locals in different states of the country over exploitation of water resources, Madhya Pradesh government has cozied up to it and allotted 110 acre of land along Narmada river for a food processing and bottling plant.
Twenty people were killed in the central state of Madhya Pradesh where 70,000 people were left homeless as water rose to dangerous levels along parts of the Narmada river.
Three states share water from the Narmada River, a hugely important water resource that sustains 150 million people in those states, supports 10 percent of the nation's food supply, and fills one of the largest water reserves in the country.
Jagadeesan and Kumar assess economic, social, and environmental impacts of massive water projects based on their detailed analysis of one such project on the Narmada River in India.
They also cited that, " A board which has been recently erected in front of the helipad at Kevadia Colony mentioning inauguration by the Chief Minister of Gujarat ( Narendra Modi) of Shreshta Bharat Bhavan built at a cost of ` 176 crore as part of the Statue of Unity near the Sardar Sarovar dam on Narmada River near Kevadia Colony.
When, in 1991, I started work on River of Stories, my first graphic novel project, I travelled to the Narmada river valley where my story was to beset, I had no Clear notion of what I was going to do there, but I knew I wanted to experience the land, meet the, people who belonged tv it, sit on the banks of the ancient and storied river, and watch it Flow.
L&T's scope will include design, engineering and construction of the statue along with an exhibition centre at its base, a memorial garden, designer bridge connecting Sadhu Island with the mainland along the Narmada River, an internal roadway stretching 5km, and improvements to the existing roads/bridges/culverts connecting the area of Sadhu Island.
23 -- 2013, this year will mark 25 years since the Narmada Bachao Andolan started inquiring, organizing and mobilizing confrontation against obliteration of life and livelihood in the beautiful Narmada river valley.