On 17 February, the expedition kicked off from Deogarh, close to the historic Chanderi Fort and moved through the dense jungle of Malthone crossing the Dhasan River, a tributary of Betwa
67) followed by river Ghagra, Sharda, Gomti and Ganga, while minimum growth increment was observed in river Betwa
Speaking to Qatar Tribune onboard the INS Betwa
, which is currently docked at Doha Port for the DIMDEX 2012, Singh said that only a united effort by all the stakeholders can reduce this crisis which stretches right from the Horn of Africa to as far as the shores of the Indian subcontinent.
There, lining the left bank of the Betwa
, a series of 14 sublimely beautiful chhatris (cenotaphs) commemorating the past rulers of Orchha stand in muted silence.
Study area: The River Betwa
(1 800[degrees] N-77[degrees]34 E', 590km length and discharge of 10 000 million [m.
The UK's St Albans with a length of 133 metres or India's 126-metres long INS Betwa
and Turkey's TCG Gemlik (length 139 metres) are all anchored at the Doha port in their military splendour.
Address : Ins Betwa
C/O Fmo Naval Dockyard Mumbai-400001
In its first interlinking experimentation, the Union Cabinet has already approved Ken- Betwa
river link which will benefit Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
The town of Orchha tucks itself on both sides of the river Betwa
, lending a flavour of the river to every structure and experience.
Regarding the interlinking of rivers, he said the ministry wouild take forward the Ken- Betwa
link to which the Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh Governments have given their assent.
As part of the measures, two senior officers have been relieved of the command of their ships -- INS Talwar and INS Betwa
-- both frigates, and thus frontline warships.
Pala said the DPR of one priority link namely, Ken - Betwa
has been completed in 2008 and the same was sent to the Governments of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh for comments.