Mahanadi


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Ma·ha·na·di

 (mə-hä′nə-dē)
A river of central India flowing about 885 km (550 mi) north and generally east to the Bay of Bengal.
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Mahanadi

(məˈhɑːnədɪ)
n
(Placename) a river in E India, rising in Chhattisgarh and flowing north, then south and east to the Bay of Bengal. Length: 885 km (550 miles)
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Summary: Angul (Odisha) [India], July 24 (ANI): A worker was killed and three others are feared dead following a landslide at an open cast mine of Mahanadi Coalfield Ltd (MCL) in Bharatpur area of Odisha's Angul district on Tuesday night.
IANS Bhubaneswar Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday asked the BJD workers to make people aware that the BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh and the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre have obstructed the flow of the Mahanadi water into Odisha.
The Mahanadi (the great river) is considered as the life line of Odisha, equally it holds importance in the neighbouring state of Chhattisgarh.
New Delhi: CIL's arm Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd declared an Interim dividend of Rs 2,758.45 crore for 2015-16.
Sources in the government said the Centre has been sounded about the need for helicopters in view of the high floods being apprehended in the Mahanadi system following heavy rainfall in the river's upper catchment area, including parts of neighbouring Chhattisgarh.
Mahanadi now, troubled me too much last night; the night didn't
Speaking about Mahanadi River, the BJD legislator asserted that there should be a policy which is independent of the inter-state river water dispute.
Summary: Sambalpur (Odisha) [India], June 10 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday hit out at the Biju Janata Dal-led state government in Odisha for failing to provide water from Mahanadi in the state.
Summary: Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], June 01 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday berated Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh's comments on the Mahanadi river.