Rann of Kutch


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Rann of Kutch

 (rŭn; kŭch)
An extensive salt marsh of western India and southeast Pakistan between the Gulf of Kutch and the Indus River delta. It was the scene of major border disputes in 1965 and 1971.
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The national song aie watan ke sajeelay jawano was not written during the 1965 war; it was written by my father during the Rann of Kutch clashes in February-March 1965.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has addressed the conference earlier in Guwahati, Assam in 2014, Dhordo, Rann of Kutch, Gujarat in 2015 and National Police Academy, Hyderabad in 2016.
Prime Minister Modi has addressed the conference earlier in Guwahati, Assam in 2014, Dhordo, Rann of Kutch, Gujarat in 2015 and National Police Academy, Hyderabad in 2016.
In 1965, there had earlier been the Rann of Kutch dispute, while in 1971, there was a clear attempt to break Pakistan in two.
One of the largest salt deserts in the world, the Great Rann of Kutch in Gujarat is a white desert and the best time to go would be during the three-month long Rann Utsav.
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Camels, often called the 'Ship of the Desert', expertly manoeuvre both lofty sand dunes and marshes along creeks in the Rann of Kutch.
The first aquifer is fed from rain water permeating through the sands of the desert while the second aquifer is fed from the Arabian Sea which has extended across the flatlands of Rann of Kutch as a result of rise in sea level due to global warming.
The Rann of Kutch is one of the most desolate and arid places in the world, but its vast, barren land of salt marshes are home to migrant labourers who toil in pitiful conditions to manually extract salt through natural evaporation of the seawater.
The second fault lies in the Rann of Kutch near Sindh's eastern border with India.
Of the Ungulates Indian wild ass (Equus hemionus) is near extinction in the Rann of Kutch (Pakistan part).
Whole Genome Shotgun (WGS) of haloarchaeon 3A1-DGR is an isolate from a salt crystallizer pond of Little Rann of Kutch, India and has been described recently (8) with accession number ATCR 00000000.