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. Several projects under review to connect rivers in the different parts of India.

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Canal Name



Upper Ganges Canal1412 kmHaridwar to Aligarh district via Meerut and Bulandshahr
Indira Gandhi Canal649 kmRajasthan, Punjab, and Haryana
Buckingham Canal421 kmVijayawada to Villupuram District in Tamilnadu
Sutlej Yamuna Link Canal214 kmConnect the Sutlej and Yamuna rivers
Sharda Canal938 km (including all branches)Pilibhit District, Uttar Pradesh
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