Longest Canals in India

Indian peoples over 70% depending on Agriculture, hundreds of dams and reservoir built mainly for irrigation purpose and hundreds of rivers used for canals throughout Agricultural lands. There are several projects for River inter link in the different parts of India.

Source: http://vayuyaan.com/up_Ganges_%20canal.aspx
Source: http://vayuyaan.com/up_Ganges_%20canal.aspx

Canal Name



Upper Ganges Canal 1412 km Haridwar to Aligarh district via Meerut and Bulandshahr
Indira Gandhi Canal 649 km Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana
Buckingham Canal 421 km Vijayawada to Villupuram District in Tamilnadu
Sutlej Yamuna Link Canal 214 km Connect the Sutlej and Yamuna rivers
Sharda Canal 938 km (including all branches) Pilibhit District, Uttar Pradesh
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